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|Subject: Decedent Signature on Tax Return||Date: 2/26/2012 9:34 PM|
|Author: CheersSRX||Number: 115245 of 124975|
My dad passed away in 2011 and we are now ready to file his tax return. Mom is still alive, but has dementia. I have two questions.
1. As executor for my father, could you please confirm that I should sign the return for him, and indicate that I am the executor (or personal representative)?
2. Since my mom is not capable of signing as spouse, should I also sign for her, since I have Power Of Attorney for her?
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