Under state law, one-half of an intestate decedent's property goes to the decedent's spouse, one-fourth is divided equally among the decedent's children, and one-fourth goes to the state. If there is no spouse, the children divide three-fourths equally. A citizen of this state dies intestate, survived by an ex-spouse and 7 adult children. If the estate is $865,550, how much will each child receive under state law?
A. $0
B. $123,650.00
C. $61,825.25
D. $92,737.50
D. $92,737.50
the ex-spouse gets nothing. the state get one-fourth; and the three-fourth will be divided equally among the 7 children
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