The Basics of Estate Proceedings in Texas and the United States for Non-U.S. Residents By Emily T. Vanover, Urban Thier & Federer, P.A. If you are a non-U.S. relative of a person who passed away in the U.S., or if you are the heir to property owned in the U.S. by a deceased family member, you may become involved in estate proceedings in the U.S. The probate systems in Texas and the other U.S. states differ from the probate systems in Germany or the United Kingdom.
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