Ontario consults on estate law reform
Ontario is considering raising the dollar value for small estates, enshrining emergency measures related to virtual document signing and repealing the section of the law that revokes a will upon marriage.
On Aug. 5, Attorney General Doug Downey sent a letter “to legal stakeholders and lawyers who practice estates law to seek feedback on ways to advance estates law in Ontario,” said a Ministry of the Attorney General spokesperson in response to questions from Advisor’s Edge.
Original Article Source Credits: Advisor's Edge , https://www.advisor.ca/
Article Written By: Melissa Shin
Original Article Posted on: August 28, 2020
Link to Original Article: https://www.advisor.ca/tax/estate-planning/ontario-consults-on-estate-law-reform/