It can take a considerable amount of time to settle a person's final affairs after his or her passing. Though probate administration is often a necessary process, it can be complicated by significant assets and by having to pay certain debts and expenses. Fortunately, when the process comes to an end, beneficiaries and heirs can receive their bequests.
Texas readers may be interested in reports indicating that the executor for Carrie Fisher's estate has filed documents showing that the time has come for the final distribution of the late actress's assets. Total appraisal of the estate was reported as being valued at over $6.7 million. The recently-filed documents stated that the debts and expenses associated with the estate administration had been paid and that final steps were ready to take place.