Is the executor of the estate required to give a beneficiary a copy or notify them that they were included in the Will?

If so, is there a timeframe?

Asked on September 3, 2013 under Estate Planning, Oklahoma

Answers:

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Under the laws of all states in this country the beneficiary of an estate is entitled to receive all relevant documents pertaining to the estate be it the Will or trust. In such a situation the executor is required to provide such to the beneficiary upon request in a timely manner.


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