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Get help dealing with probate in South Carolina

South Carolina's probate process is not simple, and most people would find it complicated to move through the process without an attorney by their side. Estate distribution is a complex event, so it's important to get the right people on your side as you work through your loved one's estate plan and execute their wishes.

It is an honorable task to be named as an executor, but that doesn't mean that it's going to be simple. It might be even harder if you're not located in South Carolina. That's why it's smart to call a probate attorney in South Carolina to seek help. Working with someone who has knowledge of the probate process will help guarantee that you don't make mistakes that complicate matters.

During the probate process, you have a number of duties to complete including:

  • Paying taxes
  • Selling assets
  • Distributing assets
  • Working with beneficiaries
  • Dealing with will contests
  • Taking inventory of assets
  • Paying bills

Missing any one of these duties could get you into hot water, so it's a smart choice to work with someone who can walk you through the process from start to finish.

Not everyone is happy about becoming the executor of an estate, especially because of the pressure that it can put on them to do everything correctly. Our website has more information on probate and the steps you will need to complete to finish probate correctly.

If you are not confident with being an executor, it's okay to reach out and ask for help. Good help will make the process easier for you and your family.

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Doughty Law Firm, LLC
6650 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

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