As a survivor, executor or administrator of an estate, you are obligated to file an income tax return reporting all the deceased's income up to his or her date of death. You will need to be aware of all the credits and deductions the deceased is allowed as if that person had been alive to do it themselves.
An executor of a will carries out the last wishes of someone close who has died. The executor ensures that the rules that govern the administration of a probate estate are followed.
Here are three key tasks of the executor job:
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