What is a letter of testamentary?


A letter of testamentary is a document that is issued by the court to establish who acts as executor over a deceased person's estate. The letter could be addressed to a person, specific organization or a bank. The receiver of this letter is responsible for dividing up of the deceased estates in accordance to the will.
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What Are the Duties of Letters Testamentary?
Letters testamentary, also called letters of administration, allow the executor of a will to act on behalf of the deceased's estate. They are similar to a power of attorney granted by the testator, or the person who left the will, to the person she has... More »
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