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Ask A CPA - Divorce & Marriage Issues

Divorced - Documents To Be Updated

Some documents you should consider updating are: insurance policy's designation of new beneficiaries; Updating your will; Updating your power of attorney and health-care designation documents; and updating a list of whom you want to name as heirs and what you want them to inherit. You should also decide who will handle your affairs upon your death. Speak to your local CPA about your divorce situation.

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