Estate planning: Is a Will good forever?

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If you change your will due to a wide variety of reasons, make sure it is still a legal document.

Your will is “good” until it is changed or revoked in the manner required by Florida law. The will of your estate may be changed as often as you desire while you are sane and not under undue influence, duress, or fraud, provided it is changed in the required manner. Changes in circumstances after the execution of the will, such as tax law amendments, deaths, marriage, divorce, birth of children, or even a substantial change in the nature or amount of your estate, may raise questions as to the adequacy of your will. All changes require a careful analysis and reconsideration of all the provisions of your will and may make it advisable to change the will to conform to the new situation.

Because the law is continually changing, some provisions in this blog may be out of date. It is always best to consult an attorney about your legal rights and responsibilities in your particular case.

For help or answers to will and estate related questions, you can contact BaskinFleece at 727.572.4545.

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