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The Florida Bar states: "The personal representative, the attorney, and other professionals whose services may be required in administering the probate estate (such as appraisers and accountants), are entitled by law to reasonable compensation.
The personal representative’s compensation is usually determined in one of five ways: (1) as set forth in the will; (2) as set forth in a contract between the personal representative... Read More
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If you are an executor of an estate or an administrator of a trust,
you are considered a fiduciary. In either position you are required by
law to ethically fulfill your fiduciary duties which are: