All states have specific requirements for your estate planning documents. Many states require notarization for documents to be valid. Many states require witnesses with requirements on whom can be a witness, and the number of witnesses to make the your documents legal.
We offer this state specific estate planning kit for each state with guidelines for your specific state to ensure that your documents will meet all requirements and be legal.
All states allow the individual to draft their own Last Will & Testament without an attorney.
All states recognize the requirements of the state where the Last Will & Testament was drawn; therefore, you will not have to change your Last Will & Testament because you have changed your state residence. As long as you were a resident to the state and followed all state requirements when you drafted your Last Will & Testament it shall be consider valid any where in the United States.
If you are married and live in one of the following states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington or Wisconsin, and have ordered a Married Last Will & Testament, you will also receive a Community Property Agreement at no extra charge.