Estate Administration & Probate
Goldfarb Abrandt Salzman & Kutzin LLP attorneys represent fiduciaries in all aspects of Surrogate’s Court practice and the administration of decedents’ estates, including the probate of the decedent’s will, intestacy proceedings (where a person dies without a will), contested probates, turnover proceedings, and probate of lost wills. We also represent fiduciaries (executors and administrators) and beneficiaries in kinship proceedings, postmortem estate and income tax planning, including disclaimer planning, representation in the sale of estate real property, and cooperative and condominium apartments.
Goldfarb Abrandt Salzman & Kutzin LLP attorneys prepare federal and New York State estate tax returns and represent estates in estate tax audits. We also handle estate settlement agreements and fiduciary accountings for judicial and non judicial settlements.