Making a Will

Last updated on October 27, 2017

Estate Planning
  1. 8 Tools You Must Know for Estate Planning in Singapore
  2. Guide to CPF Nominations & How to Make One In Singapore
  3. What Happens to Your Debts When You Die?
  4. Who Pays for the Mortgage Debts and Medical Bills After Death?
  5. Is Inheritance Tax Payable When You Die in Singapore?
  6. Is Stamp Duty Payable When Inheriting Property in Singapore?
  7. How to Donate your Assets to Charity
  8. Organ Donation in Singapore (under HOTA, or For Science)
  9. Finding Missing Persons in Singapore (or ‘Presumed Dead’)
Making a Will
  1. How Do I Make a Will?
  2. The Complete Guide to Making Your Will in Singapore
  3. Why Should You Make a Will?
  4. Checklist for Drafting a Comprehensive Will in Singapore
  5. Get An Affordable Will Made By Experienced Lawyers
  6. Choosing an Executor for Your Will in Singapore
  7. How to Prepare a Schedule of Assets for Your Will in Singapore
  8. Appointing a Guardian for Your Children in Your Will in Singapore
  9. What is a Mutual Will, Mirror Will and Joint Will?
  10. How to Give Away Overseas Assets in a Will in Singapore
  11. Can I Use My Will to Distribute Insurance Proceeds?
  12. Where Should You Store Your Will?
  13. How Can I Change My Will?
Preparing for Incapacity
  1. How to Plan for Mental Incapacitation
  2. Mental Capacity Assessment for LPAs and Wills
  3. Appointment of Deputies under the Mental Capacity Act
  4. How to Appoint a Deputy for Mentally Incapacitated Persons in Singapore
  5. Advance Medical Directives in Singapore
  6. Making a Lasting Power of Attorney in Singapore
  7. Revocation of a Lasting Power of Attorney
  8. Advance Care Planning in Singapore: Why and How to Get Started
Setting Up a Trust
  1. What is a Trust? Trust Law in Singapore
  2. Fiduciaries and Fiduciary Law in Singapore
  3. Setting Up a Discretionary Living Trust in Singapore
  4. Trust Protectors: Who are They & How to Appoint One in Singapore
Grant of Probate and Grant of Letters of Administration
  1. Can the Public Trustee Administer Your Loved One's Estate?
  2. Managing a Loved One's Estate After Their Death in Singapore
  3. Applying for a Grant of Probate in Singapore
  4. Intestacy: Applying for Letters of Administration in Singapore
  5. Obtaining a Fresh Grant of Probate and Resealing a Foreign Grant of Probate
  6. Comprehensive Guide to Probate Fees in Singapore
Distribution of Estate Assets
  1. Dispute with Executor of Will in Singapore: What to Do
  2. What Happens If You Die Without a Will in Singapore?
  3. An Executor’s Checklist to Executing a Will in Singapore
  4. What to Do If the Will Cannot be Found
  5. How Do I Contest a Will?
  6. What Happens to the HDB Flat When One Owner Dies?
  7. How to Access the Bank Account of a Deceased Spouse
  8. What Happens to the Car When the Owner Passes Away?
  9. Simultaneous Death: How are Assets Distributed When Family Members Die at the Same Time?
  10. Can a half-brother be considered a next of kin? (when distributing the assets of the deceased)
  11. What happens to property when a deceased’s next-of-kin or named personal representative is uncontactable?
  12. What happens to residuary property not accounted for?
  13. What happens to a Singapore expatriate's assets when he passes on?
  14. What If a Beneficiary Dies Before Receiving His Inheritance?
  15. How Can Your Minor Beneficiaries Receive Their Inheritance?
  16. Unfair Maintenance: What Can Singapore's Law Do for You?
Muslim Inheritance Law
  1. Muslim Inheritance Law in Singapore