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FAQ - Probate

Arizona Civil Legal Needs Community Survey

Civil legal organizations in Arizona are seeking your input to increase their ability to meet the civil legal needs of Arizona's lower income residents. Please complete this survey to assist in improving civil legal services in Arizona.

Encuesta de Necesidades Legales Civiles de Arizona

Las organizaciones legales civiles en Arizona buscan su opinión para aumentar su capacidad de satisfacer las necesidades legales civiles de los residentes de bajos ingresos de Arizona. Por favor complete esta encuesta para ayudar a mejorar los servicios legales civiles en Arizona.

What does Testate and Intestate mean?

Testate means a person dies with a valid will.  In that case the property will pass to the people or groups named in the will.

Intestate means a person died without a will.  Arizona laws determine who gets the property of the dead person if an Arizona resident died intestate.