If you die without a Will, it means you have died “intestate.” When this happens, South Dakota's intestacy laws will determine how your property is distributed upon your death. This may include any bank accounts, securities, real estate, and other assets you own at the time of death.
If I do not make a Will, what happens to my South Dakota property?
About Swier Law Firm's Estate Planning & Probate Practice Group
Swier Law Firm has a nationally recognized practice in estate planning and probate law and handles the following types of cases:
- Estate Planning: Wills & Living Trusts
- Legacy Planning
- Family-Owned Businesses & Farms
- Powers of Attorney & Living Wills
- IRA & Retirement Planning
- Asset Protection & Business Planning
- Special Needs Planning
- Trust Administration & Probate
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