IfI have a Will but I want to change the executor, do I have to execute a new Will?

Asked on September 23, 2012 under Estate Planning, Texas


Catherine Blackburn / Blackburn Law Firm

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

You could execute a codicil to the will.  However, it is often just as easy to execute a new will as to prepare a codicil.  If you prepare a codicil, be sure to keep the original codicil with the original will and execute them both with the same formalities as required by your state.

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