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What are the duties of an executor in Ontario

What are the duties of an executor in Ontario?

As an executor of an estate in Ontario, it's important to know what you will be doing. In this guide, we take you through your duties as an executor - step by step.

Ontario Estate Planning Guide

The complete guide to planning your estate in Ontario

Estate planning is one of the greatest gifts you can give your loved ones. Here’s what you need to know about planning ahead in Ontario.

Last Will and Testament Ontario

Everything You Need to Know About a Last Will and Testament in Ontario

A legally binding will is the foundation of any good estate plan. Here’s why creating a will doesn’t need to be an intimidating experience.

Death Certificate

How To Get a Death Certificate in Ontario

Obtaining a death certificate is one of the first steps in jumpstarting the probate process. Here’s what you need to know.

How long does an executor have to settle an estate in Ontario?

How long does an executor have to settle an estate in Ontario?

Settling an estate is a challenging responsibility that can often take between six months to a year in Ontario. Here’s what you need to know.

Certificate of appointment of estate trustee without a will in Ontario

Certificate of appointment of estate trustee without a will in Ontario

Probating an estate without a will presents its own set of challenges. Here’s how to apply for a certificate of appointment of estate trustee when there’s no will.

What is a Certificate of Appointment in Ontario?

What is a Certificate of Appointment?

Applying for probate in Ontario often requires quite a bit of paperwork. Here’s what you need to know about getting a Certificate of Appointment in Ontario.

Diff between trustee and executor

What are the differences between an estate trustee and an executor in Ontario?

While the roles of an estate executor and an estate trustee may seem similar, there are some key differences that define these important jobs.