Will Preparation Worksheet


Below is a handy worksheet to use to gather the preliminary information needed for creating a will. It is just a starting point. After you complete the form, print it and make an appointment with your lawyer, or use the information to create your own will.

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All relatives who would share in your property if you had no will

Relative 1
Relative 2
Relative 3
Which of the following item(s) do you have?
What is the date and location of your old will?
Who do you want to act as Guardian/Trustee of your children?
Who do you want to act as Executor?
Who do you want to act as alternate Executor?

List all life insurance policies:

Policy 1
Policy 2
Policy 3

List bank accounts (individual and joint):

Bank Account 1
Bank Account 2
Bank Account 3

Real Estate (Individual and joint):

Real Estate 1
Real Estate 2
Real Estate 3

Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds (individual and joint):

Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds 1
Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds 2

Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds 3

Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds 4

What disposition do you wish to make of your property?

Disposition 1
Disposition 2
Disposition 3
Disposition 4
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