Being an Executor

This publication is for people who have been appointed as executor in a will. It covers the steps involved in British Columbia in dealing with an estate after a person dies, including the procedure to probate the will. Updated to reflect the Wills, Estates & Succession Act, which became law in 2014.

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role of the executor, executor, wills, probate process, probating a will, seniors, wills and estates, distributing the estate, beneficiaries
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