If I’m a beneficiary of our family estate, am I entitled to seeing the final accounting of all assets available before closing with the courts?

It is to be split between my 2 siblings and I.

Asked on July 13, 2015 under Estate Planning, Colorado


M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

I am so sorry for your loss. Absolutely!  The final accounting should be given to you upon request but I am sure that the procedural laws in your state advise that it should be served upon you (unless you waived that right).  The probate is an open file.  You can go and look at it any time and you can request documents of the executor.  Good luck.

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