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Guardianship Ends at Death Posted on Sep 10

Under Massachusetts General Laws c.190B, sections 5-210 and 5-310, guardianship of both minors and incapacitated adults ends with the death of the ward. While this seems logical, it means that after the death of the ward, the guardian does not have the authority to plan   …Continue Reading Guardianship Ends at Death