Probate Calculator –
California Statutory Attorney Fees

The following probate calculator will help you calculate the statutory attorneys fees in a California probate proceeding. Learn the minimum fees an attorney will charge to probate your estate. Discover what your cost savings will be if you hire A People’s Choice rather than an attorney.

 

Use the “calculator” below to estimate Probate fees for estates over $150,000, but less than $10,000,000
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Estimated value of real and personal property
Numbers only. No $ and no commas
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4% of the first $100,000
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3% of the next $100,000
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2% of the next $800,000
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1% of the next $9,000,000
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Estimated Probate Attorney’s Fees
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California allows the executor to be paid Executor Fees in a sum equal to the statutory attorneys fees unless the executor elects to waive these fees.
All amounts over $10,000,000 = reasonable amount to be determined by the court