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#1838283 - 07/31/13 08:42 PM estate accounts
pchandler Offline
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We had a customer,now deceased, who had several accounts,many of them busiiness accounts. The executors now want to open a new account under the estate. Question: Can an estate account open a new DBA account? I am lost.

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#1838677 - 08/01/13 08:18 PM Re: estate accounts pchandler
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If the estate can meet whatever requirements your state has for operating a business using a fictitious name, yes. It's common for an estate to try to keep a business viable while slogging through the details of distribution to heirs, paying taxes, and the like.
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#1838703 - 08/01/13 09:18 PM Re: estate accounts pchandler
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The "businesses," sole proprietorship, corporation, LLC, what?
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#1838776 - 08/02/13 01:09 PM Re: estate accounts Elwood P. Dowd
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