Should Life Insurance Proceeds be Included in the Value of an Estate for Probate Purposes?

When a life insurance policy’s designated beneficiary is the estate of the policy-holder, the proceeds of the insurance policy will be paid into the deceased’s estate. Usually, the value of the life insurance proceeds are included in the value of the estate when applying for a Certificate of Appointment of Estate Trustee. But there may … Continue reading Should Life Insurance Proceeds be Included in the Value of an Estate for Probate Purposes?