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Assets distribution if there is no Will

Upon death, the distribution of your assets if you did not write a Will is in the following ranking:

  • Spouse
  • spouse = 1/2, Children* =
  • Children*
  • spouse = 1/2, Parents = 1/2
  • Parents
  • Brothers / Sisters
  • Grandparents
  • Aunts / Uncles
  • Government

*only legitimate child

Important note:

If you are undergoing a divorce and you do not write a Will, your assets are still distributed as above; unless the Certificate of Making Interim Judgment (f.k.a. Decree Nisi Absolute) is issued by the Court.