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What proof is needed for inheritance?

If I have inheritance – money and gifts given to me during marriage how do I prove they are mine besides the person’s letter stating that it is my inheritance. Where is it allowed to be used to be able to claim it back?

— D L.


The will or a letter or some kind of documentation showing that it was a the gift or inheritance. If it is a gift from someone alive, they can do an sworn affidavit. Sometimes people will have a card that was given with the gift that can be used as evidence.

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