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I hear this over and over again: “When I die, everything I own automatically passes to my spouse and children so why do I need a Will?”
The purpose of this article is to answer that very question. Before I can help you understand the answer to this question, there are a couple of things you need to know:
When you die without a Will, you are said to have died intestate. If that happens, the State of Texas has a plan made FOR you.
TYPES OF PROPERTY
There are basically two types of property in Texas: separate property and community property.
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