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i have a will know i want to make another will is it necesary to cancel the 1st one.
Asked 3 years ago in Property Law from Pune, Maharashtra
Make a fresh Will mentioning that all previous Wills hereby stand cancelled and withdrawn.
S.P. Srivastava
Advocate, New Delhi
703 Answers
13 Consultations

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you should mention that that this is your last will and testament and that you hereby revoke all former will made by  you
Ajay Sethi
Advocate, Mumbai
31142 Answers
1707 Consultations

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Make a fresh will mentioning that this is your last will in suppression of all your earlier wills, if any.
Krishna Kishore Ganguly
Advocate, Kolkata
14453 Answers
328 Consultations

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Make a fresh will and cancel the previous will. If previous will has been registered then it will be superseded.
Ashish Davessar
Advocate, Jaipur
20371 Answers
537 Consultations

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1. One can execute as many Will as he want during his lifetime.
2. If all the Wills are validly executed then the last Will stands and earlier Wills are considered to be non est.
3. So in other words even if he does not specifically cancel the prior Will , the execution of latest Will will practically brings an end to the earlier Will.
Devajyoti Barman
Advocate, Kolkata
8176 Answers
98 Consultations

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