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					This Last Will and Testament may be used by an individual to identify their intentions. It
is intended to adequately provide for the appointment of a personal representative who
will administer the individual's last will and testament and carry out its provisions. This
document will make sure that the individual's assets and property are distributed in the
manner prescribed by the individual. This document is a useful estate planning tool for
individuals who want to determine the manner in which their assets are distributed upon
death.
                                      [FORM OF WILL]

                          [SIMPLE WILL, NON-TAX SENSITIVE]

    WILL OF __________________________ [FULL LEGAL NAME OF TESTATOR]



       I, ______________[FULL LEGAL NAME], declare this to be my last will and

testament (my “Will”):

                                          ARTICLE I

                         DISPOSITION OF PERSONAL RESIDENCE

       I give my interest in my personal residence at the time of my death (subject to all

mortgages and liens) as follows:

{Instruction: choose one of the following 4 options}

                                          [OPTION 1]

All to my spouse or domestic partner, registered with the _________________[NAME OF THE

STATE] Secretary of State, if my spouse or domestic partner, registered with the

_____________[NAME OF THE STATE] Secretary of State, survives me; otherwise to my

descendants (my children and the descendants of my children) who survive me.

                                          [OPTION 2]

Nothing to my spouse or domestic partner, registered with the _____________[STATE]
Secretary of State; all to my descendants (my children and the descendants of my children) who

survive me.

                                          [OPTION 3]

All to the following person if he or she survives me: ___________________[INSERT FULL

NAME OF PERSON]. {Instruction: also provide that person's mailing address, if known.

Or, that person's city and state, if known}

                                          [OPTION 4]

Equally among the following persons who survive me: __________________,
__________________, ______________________ [INSERT FULL NAME OF PERSONS].
{Provide mailing address--if known--for each person. If unknown, provide city and states for

each, if known.}

                                           ARTICLE II

                                DISPOSITION OF AUTOMOBILE(S)

        I give all of my automobiles (subject to loans) at the time of my death as follows:

{Instruction: choose 1 of the following 4 options}

                                           [OPTION 1]

All to my spouse or domestic partner, registered with the ______________[STATE] Secretary

of State, if my spouse or domestic partner, registered with the _______________[STATE]

Secretary of State, survives me; otherwise to my descendants (my children and the descendants

of my children) who survive me.

                                           [OPTION 2]

Nothing to my spouse or domestic partner, registered with the _________________ [STATE]

Secretary of State; all to my descendants (my children and the descendants of my children) who

survive me.

                                           [OPTION 3]

All to the following person if he or she survives me: _________________[INSERT FULL

NAME OF PERSON]. {Instruction: also provide that person's mailing address, if known.
Or, that person's city and state, if known}

                                           [OPTION 4]

Equally among the following persons who survive me: _______________, _________,

_____________ [INSERT FULL NAME OF PERSONS].                         {Provide mailing address--if

known--for ea
				
DOCUMENT INFO
Description: This Last Will and Testament may be used by an individual to identify their intentions. It is intended to adequately provide for the appointment of a personal representative who will administer the individual's last will and testament and carry out its provisions. This document will make sure that the individual's assets and property are distributed in the manner prescribed by the individual. This document is a useful estate planning tool for individuals who want to determine the manner in which their assets are distributed upon death.
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