What is a New York Simple Will?

A New York Simple will is a testamentary document that provides a set of instructions, to both your family and to the New York probate court, on how you’d like your New York estate to be handled.  Most New York simple wills provide clear instructions on how the testator, (the person making a simple will), would like their property distributed after his or her death. In addition, a  New York simple will can also serve several other functions.  In addition to directing how assets are to be distributed, a New York simple will can also do the following things:

  • Name an executor or personal representative of their New York estate plan
  • Name guardians for minor children
  • Provide how debts and taxes are to be paid
  • Give instructions on how pets should be cared for
  • Name beneficiaries of the estate
  • Specify how assets are to be distributed
  • Make your wishes know

Why Do I Need A New York Simple Will?

Creating a  New York simple will is a quick way to ensure that your assets are distributed exactly the way you would like after you pass.  Simple wills give you the power to decide how you would like valuable family heirlooms to be distributed amongst your beneficiaries.  In addition, using a simple will you can also provide for close friends, important charitable organizations and for your church or other religious organization in New York. Often individuals will also use their simple will to give a gift to their high school, college or their university.  Perhaps most importantly, having a simple will ensures that your estate is distributed exactly the way you would like.

Why Use SimplyWilled.com To Make Your New York Simple Will?

Using SimplyWilled.com you can make your New York simple will in about 10 minutes. In addition, you can make state-specific advanced directives including a New York healthcare power of attorney, a New York financial power of attorney, a New York living will and a set of New York burial instructions. Simplywilled.com cloud-based computing system is 50 states valid and is the best way to make your New York estate plan online. For more information on making your New York simple will or other New York estate planning documents visit http://simplywilled.com/New York