Final Distribution and Discharge in California Probate

When the administration of a California probate is complete, the last task for an administrator or personal representative is to petition for final distribution and obtain discharge. What Is An Order for Final Distribution in California Probate? When a California probate is ready to be closed, the personal representative files a petition for final distribution […]

Inventory and Appraisal in California Probate

An inventory and appraisal is a required filing in California probate.  The inventory and appraisal is a single document that (1) inventories the property in the decedent’s estate and (2) contains an appraisal of the property in the inventory.  California Probate Code § 8800(a). What Is The Deadline To File The Inventory And Appraisal? 4 months.  The […]