An Affidavit of Small Estate is a legal document used to manage the deceased person's property and assets when they are small enough so that a traditional and long probate process is not required. The maximum amount defining a small estate varies from state to state - the states indicate the maximum estate value between $10,000 and $200,000, and any estate worth more than this amount must go through the time-consuming and costly probate process.
Use the Small Estate Affidavit in the following circumstances:
If you are looking for a Small Estate Affidavit Form, you can download one through the link below.
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