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compensation

If a will doesn’t address compensation, then provincial statutes, case law or set guidelines govern how much an executor can receive

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Clients may need to revise their wills if they’ve named out-of-jurisdiction executors

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New rules may allow more executors without a legal background to apply for probate

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Regularly providing information to beneficiaries — and keeping records — will go a long way

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In most cases the additional costs — and headaches — aren’t worth it

What is a no-contest clause, and what do executors need to know?

Tips for dealing with estate assets in trusts

  • By: James Dolan
  • November 29, 2019 November 27, 2019
  • 12:00
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The pros and cons of two (or more) people managing an estate

  • By: James Dolan
  • October 25, 2019 October 25, 2019
  • 13:00
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Executors may have to balance conflicting interests

  • By: James Dolan
  • September 20, 2019 September 20, 2019
  • 15:00
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Helping executors decide how much to keep aside for complicated estates