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New MUPC Procedural Guide for Administration of Estates Posted on Jul 21

The Probate and Family Court has published the second edition of the MUPC Estate Administration Procedural Guide.  It reflects the development of procedures since the publication of the first edition four years ago.  It is an excellent source, and we recommend it for anyone involved   …Continue Reading New MUPC Procedural Guide for Administration of Estates

Massachusetts Estate Recovery Unit Address Posted on Jul 14

When filing a formal or informal estate proceeding in Massachusetts, there is a requirement under MGL chapter 190B § 3-306(g) and § 3-403(g) for the petitioner to give written notice to the Estate Recovery Unit of the Massachusetts Division of Medical Assistance.   Although the address does appear on MPC Form   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Estate Recovery Unit Address

New and Revised Estate Forms Available Posted on Apr 26

The Massachusetts Probate and Family Court has released new and revised estate forms along with instructions.   The forms are required for cases filed before and after the effective date of April 15, 2016, but there is a two week grace period during which the old forms will   …Continue Reading New and Revised Estate Forms Available