ICLE | Estate Administration in Michigan, Second Edition
Estate Administration in Michigan, Second Edition

Eliminate Delays and Avoid Missteps

Show your clients that probate is not time-consuming, expensive, and complicated. Ease them through the process with Estate Administration in Michigan. Whether this is your first estate or hundredth, this book will eliminate unnecessary delays and missteps with the probate court. In addition to step-by-step instructions on filling out the right SCAO forms, this resource will enable you (or your staff) to:

  • Determine which is the right form of administration so your client moves quickly through the process
  • Understand when you can skip court altogether
  • Meet all critical deadlines with significant date lists for each type of administration
  • Handle online assets and insolvent estates with confidence
  • Make sure the family’s cash needs are met while the estate is being probated
  • Know the personal representative’s tax responsibilities and when the returns are due

Highlights of the latest update include:

  • Latest cases including In re Estate of Von Greiff (filing a divorce action creates a presumption that the spouse who filed the action was not willfully absent)
  • Updates to several SCAO forms regarding safe-deposit boxes, application for informal probate, and more
  • Federal and state cost-of-living adjustment numbers for 2023

420 pages, 1-volume, 7x10 paperback. Includes a download of drafted forms. Current to 04/15/23. Next update June 2024. Subscription service available.

Fully searchable and continually updated. Citations link to Michigan caselaw, statutes, and court rules. Includes online index, downloadable forms, and summary of changes. Price is for a one-year subscription.