How does the executor bill the decedent’s estate for the executor’s services?


Can the executor of an estate bill on a flat fee hourly basis or does the executor charge for their services according to a percentage of the value of the estate?


The Executor of the estate in Massachusetts may be paid reasonable compensation for the type of work he preformed. The Executor must list the payment to himself in the Accountings. If you disagree with the amount the Executor has paid himself, you will have the opportunity to object.

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