Can a spouse change his/her Will without the knowledge of their spouse?

Asked on August 26, 2013 under Estate Planning, New York

Answers:

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

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Well yes, a spouse can under most circumstances. Joint wills can raise other issues. What can't be done in all states except Georgia is excluding a spouse for inheriting under a will. I think you should speak with your spouse. Good luck


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