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Instructions for Filing Short Form Release from Administration

A Short Form Release from Administration may be filed if:

 

If the funeral bill is paid, and the estate value is less than $4,500, bring to Court:

 

Short Form with a Will – fill out these forms:

Form 2.0 [1]Application to Probate Will

Form 2.1 [2]Waiver of Notice of Probate of Will

Form 2.4 [3]Certificate of Service of Notice of Probate of Will

Form 1.0 [4]Surviving Spouse, Next of Kin

Form ER.4 [5]Application to Relieve Estate from Administration (Short Form)

Form ER.5 [6]Order Relieving Estate from Administration (Short Form)

 

Short Form without a Will – fill out these forms:

Form ER.4 [5]Application to Relieve Estate from Administration (Short Form)

Form ER.5 [6]Order Relieving Estate from Administration (Short Form)

 

Filing Fee: