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If the court appoints you, yes, you can serve as the administrator. If she objects, the court may appoint a third party, normally a bank or attorney.

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Q: Can you be administrator of an estate for your brother because his wife abandoned him 2 years ago?
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Do your legal brother has right to challenge Legal administrator?

I am the administrator of my fathers estate does my brother have equale power and percentage of estate?


Can brother-in-law become administrator of deceased sister and brother-in-law's estate?

Yes


Co-administrator of estate?

The co-administrator of an estate has as much equal access to the estate as the administrator. If property or the estate needs to be divided, the parties will need to agree.


Can your father's brother-in-law be the administrator over his estate?

Certainly, no reason why he couldn't be. He could be named in the will, or he could petition the court to serve as administrator.


What is the difference between an Executor and an Administrator?

An executor handles the estate of a decedent who died with a will. An administrator handles the estate of a decedent who die without a will. The terms are different because an executor is executing the decedent's directions as stated in the will. The administrator is simply handling the estate according to general laws.


Can the administrator of an estate sue the estate?

You would need to provide an example of an issue the administrator would have with the "estate". The administrator of an estate is the person appointed by the court to represent the estate. They are paid from the estate for performing their duties. Their fee comes out of the assets before any assets are distributed and they have the authority to pay their own fee out of the estate.Any lawsuits against an estate must be served on its administrator. It is difficult to think of an example where the administrator would do something at odds with their own interest in the estate.You would need to provide an example of an issue the administrator would have with the "estate". The administrator of an estate is the person appointed by the court to represent the estate. They are paid from the estate for performing their duties. Their fee comes out of the assets before any assets are distributed and they have the authority to pay their own fee out of the estate.Any lawsuits against an estate must be served on its administrator. It is difficult to think of an example where the administrator would do something at odds with their own interest in the estate.You would need to provide an example of an issue the administrator would have with the "estate". The administrator of an estate is the person appointed by the court to represent the estate. They are paid from the estate for performing their duties. Their fee comes out of the assets before any assets are distributed and they have the authority to pay their own fee out of the estate.Any lawsuits against an estate must be served on its administrator. It is difficult to think of an example where the administrator would do something at odds with their own interest in the estate.You would need to provide an example of an issue the administrator would have with the "estate". The administrator of an estate is the person appointed by the court to represent the estate. They are paid from the estate for performing their duties. Their fee comes out of the assets before any assets are distributed and they have the authority to pay their own fee out of the estate.Any lawsuits against an estate must be served on its administrator. It is difficult to think of an example where the administrator would do something at odds with their own interest in the estate.


How can a family member buy the house after the single home owner dies?

The decedent's estate must be probated and the buyer can arrange to purchase the property from the estate administrator.The decedent's estate must be probated and the buyer can arrange to purchase the property from the estate administrator.The decedent's estate must be probated and the buyer can arrange to purchase the property from the estate administrator.The decedent's estate must be probated and the buyer can arrange to purchase the property from the estate administrator.


Can your brother the estate administrator use estate funds to live on in KY?

They may not use the estate funds for personal use. They may be able to take an advanced draw, but they are required to provide a full accounting.


How do you become an administrator of an estate if person is deceased?

If the person left a Will the Will will identify who the administrator (executor) of the estate is to be - only this person can anministor the estate. If there is no Will then the state will appoint an administrator (there will be country specific laws relating to how this happens).


Can the administrator of an estate buy a car from the estate?

Yes, an administrator may buy things from the estate. They must pay a fair market price for the item.


Is becoming an administrator of a small estate where no will is found expensive?

It should not cost the administrator anything. The costs, which are fairly reasonable, are born by the estate. And the Administrator can charge for their services.


Is it legal for your brother to take all of your Dad's possessions because he didn't have a will?

No. Your father's estate belongs to all of his heirs-at-law. Any child can petition the probate court to be appointed the Administrator of the estate. The Administrator must first pay the debts of the decedent and then must distribute the estate to the heirs-at-law according the the state laws of intestacy. You can check the laws of your state at the related question link below.


Single Brother died No will No children No estate Trying to handle his affairs How do I get authorization for mortgage company or other creditors to talk to me?

Your brother has an estate if he has a mortgage. You need to petition the probate court in your brother's jurisdiction to be appointed the Administrator of his estate. The court will issue Letters of Administration that will enable you to carry on the business of disposing of his estate.


Can heirs of mothers estate file ensolvency if there is already an administrator?

No. It is the responsibility of the administrator to notify the court if the estate is insolvent and provide all the supporting documentation.No. It is the responsibility of the administrator to notify the court if the estate is insolvent and provide all the supporting documentation.No. It is the responsibility of the administrator to notify the court if the estate is insolvent and provide all the supporting documentation.No. It is the responsibility of the administrator to notify the court if the estate is insolvent and provide all the supporting documentation.


My brother died in a car crash and has no estate I am the Executor or Administrator of an Estate because of legal case against driver The Hospital is asking for payment of debt am I liable for debt?

You are not personally liable for the debt. The estate is liable for the debt. If the law suit results in payment, it would have to be used to settle the debts.


Can you be evicted by the administrator of the estate?

Yes.


Can a beneficiary be an administrator of an estate?

Yes.


What are your rights as the administrator of an estate?

Your rights and responsibilities as an administrator of an estate vary by state. An attorney in your state can guide you toward the details you need.


Why would an estate administrator be sued in a fiduciary lawsuit?

For mishandling an estate.For mishandling an estate.For mishandling an estate.For mishandling an estate.


How do you become executor of an estate without a will?

You would not be an executor. You would be an administrator. You file an application with the probate court in your jurisdiction to be appointed the administrator of the estate.


Who has the power over your deceased dads house you the executor or your brother whos claiming hes the administrator of the estate?

Sounds like there is controversy over the estate. Only one of you should have a letter of authority from the court.


How do you become executor of estate if there is no will?

You petition the probate court to be appointed the ADMINISTRATOR of the estate.


Do you need a will to be appointed as an executor?

Yes. For estate where there is no will the court will appoint an Administrator for the estate.


What is Virginia estate administrator fees?

3%


How do you know if you are the executer of an estate if there was no will?

If there is no will then there is no executor. Some qualified person would need to petition the probate court to be appointed the Administrator of the estate. An Administrator is appointed when there is no will.