In California Probate Court the personal representative is supposed to file with the court an inventory of assets of the decedent within 120 days. I am unable to meet this deadline because I did not contact the Probate Referee in enough time for them to complete their appraisal and get the form back to me. Can I file Attachment 1 only and add attachment 2 at a later date. Or should I file a petition for extension of time? If I file an extension of time (this is what I would prefer) how will I know if it is accepted and will this mean that I will have to appear before the judge to have it approved?