Deeds.com Real Estate Deeds
Deeds.com Account
Sign In

California - Mono County Affidavit of Surviving Spouse Forms

Express Checkout (Download)

Form Package
Affidavit of Surviving Spouse
State
California
Area
Mono County
Price
$27.97
Delivery
Immediate Download

Payment Information

Included Forms

All Mono County specific forms and documents listed below are included in your immediate download package:


Mono County Affidavit of Surviving Spouse Form Page 1

Affidavit of Surviving Spouse Form - Mono County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 1/20/2023

Mono County Affidavit of Surviving Spouse Guide Page 1

Affidavit of Surviving Spouse Guide - Mono County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 1/20/2023

Mono County Completed Example of the Affidavit of Surviving Spouse Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Affidavit of Surviving Spouse Document - Mono County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 12/26/2022

Included Supplemental Documents

The Following California and Mono County supplemental forms are included as a courtesy with your order.


Transfer Tax Exemptions List (Mono County Document)


Certificate of Acknowledgment (Mono County Document)


Building Homes and Jobs Act (Mono County Document)


Preliminary Change of Ownership Report (Mono County Document)


Building Homes and Jobs Act - Fee Grid (Mono County Document)


Jurat (Mono County Document)


Declaration of Exemption Form (Mono County Document)


Parent to Child Exclusion Form (Mono County Document)


Change in Ownership Statement - Death of Real Property Owner (Mono County Document)


Affidavit of Cotenant Residency (Mono County Document)


Grandparent to Grandchild Exclusion Form (Mono County Document)


Transfer Tax Exemptions List (California Document)


Preliminary Change of Ownership Report (California Document)


Building Homes and Jobs Act (California Document)


Declaration of Exemption Form (California Document)


Parent to Child Exclusion Form (California Document)


Grandparent to Grandchild Exclusion Form (California Document)


Affidavit of Cotenant Residency (California Document)


Change in Ownership Statement - Death of Real Property Owner (California Document)


Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How long does it take to get my forms?
    • Forms are available immediately after submitting payment.
  • What are supplemental forms?
    • Often when a deed is recorded additional documents are required by California or Mono County. These could be tax related, informational, or even as simple as a coversheet. Supplemental forms are provided for free with your order where available.
  • How do I get my forms, are they emailed?
    • After you submit payment you will see a page listing the Mono County forms you ordered with a download link to the pdf form file. You download the forms to your computer. You will also receive an email with a link to your download page in case you need it later.
  • What type of files are the forms?
    • All of our Mono County Affidavit of Surviving Spouse forms are PDFs. You will need to have or get Adobe Reader to use our forms. Adobe Reader is free software that most computers already have installed.
  • Can the Affidavit of Surviving Spouse forms be re-used?
    • Yes. You can re-use the forms for your personal use. For example, if you have more than one property in Mono County that you need to transfer you would only need to order our forms once for all of your properties in Mono County.
  • Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in Mono County ?
    • Yes. Our form blanks are guaranteed to meet or exceed all formatting requirements set forth by Mono County including margin requirements, content requirements, font and font size requirements.
  • Do I have to enter all of my property information online?
    • No. The blank forms are downloaded to your computer and you fill them out there, at your convenience.
  • Can I save the completed form, email it to someone?
    • Yes, you can save your deed form at any point with your information in it. The forms can also be emailed, blank or complete, as attachments.
  • Do I need any special software to use these forms?
    • You will need to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer to use our forms. Adobe Reader is free software that most computers already have installed.
  • Are there any recurring fees involved?
    • No. Nothing to cancel, no memberships, no recurring fees.

Areas covered by these Affidavit of Surviving Spouse Forms:

  • Mono County

Including:

  • Benton
  • Bridgeport
  • Coleville
  • June Lake
  • Lee Vining
  • Mammoth Lakes
  • Topaz

What is the California Affidavit of Surviving Spouse?

Transferring California Community Property to the Surviving Spouse

Section 100(a) of the California Probate Code states that when a married person dies, one-half of the couple's community property belongs to the surviving spouse and the other half stays in the decedent's name, ostensibly for probate distribution. For transfers occurring after July 1, 2001, California property owners gained the option to hold title as community property with the right of survivorship. By vesting this way, the remaining spouse acquires the deceased spouse's portion of the shared property without the need for probate (Cal Civ Code 682.1(a)).

The surviving spouse files an affidavit (a statement of facts, made under oath), along with an official copy of the death certificate, at the recording office for the county where the property is located. The content may vary depending on the circumstances, but it generally contains the names of both spouses, a formal legal description of the shared real estate, and the recording information for the deed transferring ownership to the couple, confirming their intention to hold title as community property. Note that the right of survivorship is not automatic with community property -- it must be written on the face of the deed. To alleviate any questions about the survivorship status, consider including an official copy of the recorded deed.

The affidavit should also confirm, among other things, that the co-owners were married when the decedent died, that there are no probate actions related to the property, and that the surviving spouse is submitting the affidavit to ensure clear title. A clear title is important because it makes future transactions involving the real estate less complicated.

Each case is unique, so contact an attorney with specific questions or for complex situations.

Our Promise

The documents you receive here will meet, or exceed, the Mono County recording requirements for formatting. If there's an issue caused by our formatting, we'll make it right and refund your payment.

Save Time and Money

Get your Mono County Affidavit of Surviving Spouse form done right the first time with Deeds.com Uniform Conveyancing Blanks. At Deeds.com, we understand that your time and money are valuable resources, and we don't want you to face a penalty fee or rejection imposed by a county recorder for submitting nonstandard documents. We constantly review and update our forms to meet rapidly changing state and county recording requirements for roughly 3,500 counties and local jurisdictions.

Customer Reviews:

4.8 out of 5 (3874 Reviews)


January 30th, 2023

Name: Mark S.

Review: Had the forms i needed for illinois. More than i expected. Most companies would charge per form.

Reply from Staff on January 30th, 2023

Thank you!


January 29th, 2023

Name: Catherine V.

Review: I love simple and easy! This is the model that many businesses should use!

Reply from Staff on January 29th, 2023

Thank you!


January 28th, 2023

Name: Conrad R.

Review: Easy to obtain form, easy to use. Came with instrucions and references to state statutes. Very Helpful.

Reply from Staff on January 28th, 2023

We appreciate your business and value your feedback. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!


Name: Teri B.

Review: Glad to have all of the helpful extra information, even though they don't answer all questions for all situations. So, I accessed public records and asked questions at the auditor's office. Also, on my Mac computer, filling out the actual deed form is a challenge because the screen jumps to the last page everytime I try to type a few letters or hit the return key, so I'm rollling back up to the first 2 pages after most keystrokes. A bit annoying. Overall, happy to have these form options are available! There is really no need to wait and pay for an attorney when all the information needed is available via public records. Fill in the blanks!

Reply from Staff

Thanks so much for the feedback Teri. There are known issues between Adobe and Mac, we try to work around them as much as possible. Have a wonderful day!


Name: GLENN C.

Review: Your response was very thorough

Reply from Staff

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


Name: Lisa H.

Review: My recent experience with Deeds.com has been outstanding. I especially appreciated the sample filled-out deed but even more the explanation of the questions. i recommend to download both. It was very easy and fast. Thanks.

Reply from Staff

We appreciate your business and value your feedback. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!


Name: Terry M.

Review: Very responsive. I was notified very quickly if the deed I was looking for was available.

Reply from Staff

Thank you!


Name: Barbara H.

Review: So far so good. Thanks for making this easy and affordable.

Reply from Staff

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


Name: Betty B.

Review: Thank you . I appreciate your assistance Once again thanks

Reply from Staff

Thank you!


Name: Jeffrey B.

Review: Love Deeds.com! I was a little confused as to how to go about Quitclaiming, but you made it very easy! Thank you SO much!

Reply from Staff

We appreciate your business and value your feedback. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!


Name: Peter M.

Review: GREAT! site, had everything we needed to complete our estate planning for our children

Reply from Staff

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


Name: Maurice M.

Review: It was very convenient to be able to purchase the forms that I needed and save an extra trip downtown. I really appreciated the instructions that came with the forms.

Reply from Staff

Thank you Maurice. Have a great day!


Name: Ann M.

Review: I was extremely pleased with how easy this process was, and how quickly my document was recorded. I will definitely use this again!

Reply from Staff

We appreciate your business and value your feedback. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!


Name: David C.

Review: I got what I expected. Thank you

Reply from Staff

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


Name: Thuc P.

Review: Fast and good service. Very details in instructions.

Reply from Staff

Thank you!


Deeds.com Real Estate Deeds

Use of Deeds.com Legal Forms. On our Site we make available for use self-help "fill in the blank" forms. If you use a form on our Site, you explicitly agree to our Terms of Use. You understand and agree that your purchase and/or use of a form document is neither legal advice nor the practice of law, and that each form and any applicable instructions or guidance is not customized to your particular needs, not guaranteed or warranted to be current, up to date, or accurate.

NO WARRANTY. Do It Yourself Legal Forms available on our Website are not guaranteed to be usable, correct, up to date, or fit for any legal purpose. Use of any Do It Yourself Legal Form from our website is done so AT YOUR OWN RISK.

If you use any Do It Yourself Legal Form available on Deeds.com, you agree that: TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS OR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE LEGAL FORMS OR FOR ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICES PROVIDED TO YOU THROUGH THE DEEDS.COM WEBSITE. TO THE EXTENT THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS PROHIBITED, OUR SOLE OBLIGATION TO YOU FOR DAMAGES WILL BE LIMITED TO $100.00.

Nothing on this website should be considered a substitute for the advice of an attorney.

© DEEDS.COM INC. 1997 - 2023 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED | (330) 606-0119 | P.O. Box 5264, Fairlawn, OH 44334