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Posts about “Death certificates”

A death certificate is an official document declaring the cause of death, location of death, and time of death. These are typically issued by the government. There are a lot of legal laws around death certificates and access, so these are often confusing to family members. When a person dies, their death needs to be registered with local authorities promptly. There are specific steps the family needs to take. All of these finalize the individual’s legal, financial, and family affairs after death.