I live in California and beginning to create my will. Should I have to file either with the courts for them to be valid? Any reply would be appreciated.

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Usually, and in most jurisdictions, wills are not filed with any courts if the creators are alive. However, after the death of the will-maker, it needs to be presented before the court to have it probated so that the executor can be bestowed with the power to act on behalf of the estate.

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