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  1. KitnCaboo

    NSW Bank Needing Beneficiary's Date of Birth - Options?

    I am Executor of Will for my late parent's will. I am in the process of obtaining Probate (via Solicitor) and have opened an "Estate Account" at the same bank as my late parent banked. There are 2 Beneficiaries, myself and my late parent's sibling who was left a Gift/Special Bequest of $2000...
  2. E

    Maladministration of will

    I’ve got some serious reservations about the distribution of a will that was meant to be split amongst the surviving children... What evidence does the executor need to provide about the administration of the deceased estate? What can be done if it’s later found out one of the executors was...
  3. L

    WA Removed as Administrator - Mum's Will Not Found?

    My mum had verbally made me the executor of will, which she told me, my brother and my sister, nearly 2 years ago. When mum passed last year, I flew over to organize her funeral and cleanup the house in readiness for sale. I spoke with my brother and sister daily, either by voice calls or sms...
  4. Y

    WA Executor of will rights over power of attorney

    As an executor of a will, do I have the right to demand accounting transactional records from an enduring power of attorney in operation before the death of my parents
  5. J

    QLD Hospital Health Matters - Next of Kin and Power of Attorney?

    When a patient is admitted to hospital, they fill out an admission form nominating a next of kin. In Qld, what are the rights and obligations of the next of kin when the patient has already appointed another person as the enduring power of attorney and executor of will? Why do hospitals want...
  6. L

    VIC Co-Executor of Will has Dementia - Help?

    Hi, There are 2 questions for anyone with information: 1: My father passed away 2 weeks ago and we have found out that my dad's partner (of 20+ years) and my brother are both co-executors of dad's will. My dad's partner is now in her early eighties and has Alzheimer's disease with terrible...
  7. K

    NSW Executor of Will - Estate as Place of Residence?

    I have been living in an estate long enough for it to be defined as a permanent place of residence - for the purposes of probate, the executor of will has informed me that it's not required to be paid due to the household being my place of residence. The estate lawyer, however, tells me that I...
  8. J

    NSW Can Executor of Will Appoint a Public Trustee?

    Hello everyone. I would like to know whether an executor of will /trustee can appoint a solicitor to become them. Like the Public Trustee.
  9. K

    NSW Executor of Will's Legal Liabilities?

    My late mother's deceased estate has been in churn for nearly 30 months. Issues surround the sale of land due to existing surface water drainage pipes that are not recorded on any deed - that is there is no easement, yet a number of residences upstream use our pipes which in turn connect to...
  10. Paul Winnell

    VIC Executor of Will Not Responding - What to Do?

    Hello all, My ex-wife passed away on the 19th October 2017. At the time of her passing, our children had been in my full time care for 5 years (my ex was heavy drug user - hence the divorce and early passing). The executor of will was quite hostile towards me - even accusing me of killing her...