The Role of an Estate Administration Lawyer
An estate administrator basically ensures that all stipulations in a will are carried out in a timely manner. Other estate administration duties include:
- Collecting any income that is owed to the estate;
- Paying any outstanding debts, including income taxes;
- Withholding any inheritance taxes; and,
- Distributing the remaining financial assets to the rightful beneficiaries.
If you have been chosen as an executor or estate administrator for someone’s estate, the lawyers at Helms Robison Lee & Bennett, PA can assist you with the process. Or, if you are looking for a trusted agent to act as your administrator, our attorneys will be happy to assist you. Contact us today, and we’ll help you navigate the process.