Cattaraugus County New York - Surrogate's Court
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Cattaraugus County New York Surrogate's Court Bond.
The purpose of the bond is to protect the beneficiaries or creditors of the estate from harm caused by the malfeasance or negligence of the executor or administrator. The Surrogate's Court hears cases involving the affairs of decedents, including the probate of wills and the administration of estates. It also handles adoptions.
|Up To 5k||5k-200k||200k - 500k||500k and Over|
|$10 per 1k - $125 Minimum||$5.10 per 1k||$4.00 per 1k||$2.00 per 1k|
Please note that a $125 minimum bond fee applies to all Surrogate's court bonds. The above is a rough estimation of costs. As mentioned some sureties charge higher and some lower. This is the middle ground so you can gain an idea of costs.
Once your probate bond has been placed with us we will notify you between 30-90 days prior to renewal. In many instances probate bonds are issued in terms of years. So, esentially one can purchase a 1, 2, 3, or more year term bond. This will generate a reduced cost for subsequent years. That being said, many probate bonds are issued in one year increments. Regardless of the term of the bond, we will need the closing documents of the probate to exonerate the bond. Otherwise, the surety will continue to bill on the anniversary date of the bond.
Cattaraugus County NY Surrogate's Court Bond.
Now that you've discovered your bond, the process is very simple. You can apply right online here. Once we receive your info we begin shopping your bond. Once placed we eMail you the results. We will send you an invoice or you can pay over the phone. Once we have a signed app and the primium paid, we will send you an executed copy of the bond. The last step is that we send it out per your instructions. You can start the process right here!