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As adminisrator I have spent my own money on Legal fees, delinquent taxes and
hoa fees that my brother ignored while living in the home. Also repairs and upkeep
of the property. Am I entitled to reembursment of these cost?
Asked on January 18, 2018 under Estate Planning, Florida
M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney
Answered 4 years ago | Contributor
I am so sorry for your loss. If you have laid out funds for improvements that benefit the assets of the estate then you are entitled to a lien under the law. You are also entitled to compenasation based upon the value of the estate. I have give you two links here to help you. Read both sections of the law all the way through. Good luck.
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