Sucesiones de Albania
1 - How can I pass on my assets while I’m still alive?
Through of a contract of donation or selling contract
2 - Can I retain some rights associated with the assets I give away? Can I reserve a right of reclaim?
3 - How can I make sure my children are treated equally?
It’s the law protecting them
4 - Can I help one of my children without this reducing his/her share in the inheritance?
5 - Can I influence the effects of the donation on the succession?
6 - Can I give my assets directly to my grandchildren?
7 - How can I protect my spouse or partner?
The law is protecting her
8 - Can my children renounce the inheritance in advance?
1 - How do I draw up my will?
Consulting a notary
2 - How can I be sure it will be applied?
Through drawing it up in legal terms
3 - How can I find a will that has been filed with a notary?
Consulting an electronic national last will register
4 - Which law can I choose?
Civil Code, chapter of inheritance
5 - Can I favour a particular heir (are there restrictions)?
6 - How can I favour my spouse or partner?
There is an egual inheritance amongst heirs
7 - Can I disinherit someone?
No , only in case of proclamation of an non dign person
8 - Can I make my last will jointly with someone else?
No , it has to be done separately
1 - How are intestate successions regulated by law?
All members of family are intestated in sucessions
2 - Are there particular regulations for specific objects?
Yes there are
3 - How can I find out if the succession procedures have already been initiated?
Every heir can ask for this
4 - How can the heirs to the deceased be identified?
Through certificate of family composition
5 - How can I prove that I am the heir?
By certificate as a family member
6 - Are there priority heirs? Is there a reserved portion for certain people?
7 - Do I inherit the debts? What happens when there are minor children among the heirs?
Yes. They can become heirs
8 - Can the surviving spouse inherit?
9 - How are the inventory and evaluation of the deceased’s assets carried out?
With an inventory made by a notary
10 - What are my obligations if I accept an inheritance?
To accept also debts in the same percentage of inheritance
11 - Is it possible to renounce an inheritance or accept it under benefit of inventory?
12 - How do we administer and divide up the assets if there is more than one heir?
It can be appointed an administrator or executor
Paying inheritance tax
1 - How are succession duties calculated?
There are not succession duties