I am listed as the additional owner on an unclaimed property report in texas. I claimed the money and it was approved and a check sent to me. My bank will not let me deposit it without a ein number or a letter of administration. Why do i need this if im the additional owner? I am also in my fathers will as a beneficiary, but this was outside his will and I'm listed as an owner
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I would have to see the paperwork on this before I can give an opinion. Was your father's will probated? When was the date of death? What kind of account is it? Is it an UTMA styled account?
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