If my ex-husband is military and is asking for our children’s SSN because he needs it to update his Will, is this legally required to have in it?

Asked on November 3, 2014 under Estate Planning, Georgia


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

Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

Generally no but he could be creating other documents (such as a Trust) either at the same time or via the Will when he passes. So his estate planner may need them.  He is their Father and entitled to have the numbers unless there are other reasons known to you that he may not. Good luck.

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