BN.com Gift Guide

How To Probate&Settle An Estate In Texas, 4e

Overview


The Complete Guide to Settling an Estate in Texas

Probate can be a complicated process during a difficult time in many people's lives. How to Probate and Settle an Estate in Texas can help you understand, prepare for and work through the process of handling an estate in Texas.

Written in an easy-to-understand manner, this book explains the different kinds of probate available in Texas and details the steps that must be completed. Checklists ...

See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers and in stores.

Pick Up In Store Near You

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (2) from $7.64   
  • Used (2) from $7.64   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$7.64
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(17)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Good
2005 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not ... include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority! Read more Show Less

Ships from: Dallas, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$14.48
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(7)

Condition: Good
2005 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not ... include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority! Read more Show Less

Ships from: Austin, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview


The Complete Guide to Settling an Estate in Texas

Probate can be a complicated process during a difficult time in many people's lives. How to Probate and Settle an Estate in Texas can help you understand, prepare for and work through the process of handling an estate in Texas.

Written in an easy-to-understand manner, this book explains the different kinds of probate available in Texas and details the steps that must be completed. Checklists are provided for each specific kind of probate to ensure that no form or step is missed along the way. From dealing with creditors to handling estate taxes, How to Probate and Settle an Estate in Texas will provide you with essential knowledge to assist in closing an estate.

Sphinx Legal Taking the Mystery out of the Law

Appointing a Resident Agent Working with an Attorney Providing Notice to Creditors Paying Debts and Expenses Preparing an Estate Inventory

Ready-to-Use Forms with Instructions:
IRS Form SS-4
Application for Probate and Administration of Estate Notice to Creditors Appointment of Resident Agent and many more...

Texas Probate Code Checklists for specific kinds of Texas probate procedures Explanation of forms to use for each kind of probate Plain-English glossary of terms Step-by-step instructions Ready-to-use, blank forms

Your #1 Source for More Than 20 Years for Real World Law Information

Sphinx Publishing An Imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc.
www.SphinxLegal.com

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781572484962
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 2/1/2005
  • Series: Legal Survival Guides Series
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 274
  • Product dimensions: 0.58 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 8.25 (d)

Meet the Author

Karen Rolcik is admitted to practice in Texas and Ohio where she has been certified as a Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law. Her practice focuses on representing individuals in the areas of estate and retirement planning, probate and trust administration, planning for buinsess owners, elder and family law. Ms. Rolcik is also a member of the State Bar of Texas, Ohio State Bar Association, and Cincinnati Bar Assoication of which she serves as a Trustee and Chair of the Women Lawyers Committee. She received a degree in accounting at Butler University and her law degree from Indiana University. Ms. Rolcik has written and coauthored several legal self-help titles. Karen lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Using Self-Help Law Books

Introduction

Chapter 1: Understanding Probate When Probate is Required Types of Probate Procedures Property Subject to Probate Where a Will Should be Probated How Soon a Will Should be Probated Who May Represent an Estate Estate and Inheritance Taxes Federal Income Tax Non-Texas Resident Decedent Filing Fees Signing Documents Duration of the Probate Process Needing an Attorney General Things to Do

Chapter 2: Independent Administration Application for Probate of Will and Issuance of Letters Testamentary Appointment of Resident Agent Proof by Subscribing Witness Proof of Death and Other Facts Order Admitting Will to Probate and Authorizing Letters Testamentary Oath Bond Notice to Creditors Administering the Estate IRS Form SS-4
Inventory, Appraisement, and List of Claims Homestead, Exempt Personal Property, and Family Allowance Payment of Debts and Expenses Tax Returns Distribution of the Estate Assets Affidavit Regarding Debts and Taxes Texas Probate Checklist-Independent Administration with Will

Chapter 3: Dependent Administration Administration with Will Annexed Administration with Dependent Executor Regular Dependent Administration Filing the Application Appointment of Resident Agent Proof by Subscribing Witness Filing Fees Proof of Death and Other Facts Order Admitting Will to Probate Oath of Administrator or Executor Bond Notice to Creditors Administering the Estate IRS Form SS-4
Inventory, Appraisement, and List of Claims Homestead, Exempt Personal Property, and Family Allowance Annual Accountings Payment of Debts and Expenses Tax Returns Distribution of the Estate Assets Final Account and Application for Discharge Texas Probate Checklist-Administration with Will Annexed (AWA)
Texas Probate Checklist-Administration with Dependent Executor (ADE)
Texas Probate Checklist-Regular Dependent Administration (RDA)

Chapter 4: Procedures in Lieu of Administration Muniment of Title Proceedings to Determine Heirship Small Estates Affidavit of Heirship Texas Probate Checklist-Muniment of Title Texas Probate Checklist-Heirship Determination Texas Probate Checklist-Small Estates

Glossary

Appendix A: Texas Probate Code

Appendix B: Blank Forms

Index

Karen Ann Rolcik received her law degree from Indiana University. She is licensed to practice law in Texas and Ohio. Ms. Rolcik has written or coauthored many self-help legal titles, including How to Make a Texas Will. She currently resides in Bedford, Texas.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)