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Question: My Father In-law Passed away and I am named as executor in his will. He had no life insurance and only his home which is still under mortgage. Do I need to file an informal probate for his will or due to the small size of his estate it is not required?

Answer: There is an article  on  AzLawHelp regarding Probate.  It may answer questions that you have.  You may also want to contact an attorney to find out what to do regarding probate.  Go to:  http://www.azlawhelp.org/articles_info.cfm?mc=26&sc=127&articleid=330http://www.azlawhelp.org/articles_info.cfm?mc=26&sc=127&articleid=330 for the article.

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  • My Father In-law Passed away and I am named as executor in his will. He had no life insurance and only his home which is still under mortgage. Do I need to file an informal probate for his will or due to the small size of his estate it is not required?

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