A layman may think that after a person dies, if he has made a will, the distribution of the testator's estate is automatic namely just open the will and distribute it. This is totally wrong!
The personal representative of the testator has to go through a legal process i.e. application for a final document in an institution. The institution where the personal representative may apply for a final document depends on various situations. It could be a High Court, a land office or Public Trust Corporation.
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