Florida Funeral Resources

Advance Directive Form

Download the Advance Directive form for Florida.

Order Death Certificates

Death Certificate instructions for Florida.

Digital Estate Planning Laws

Law: Florida Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act, SB 494, Chapter 740
Description: This law grants fiduciaries legal authority over the deceased’s digital assets and accounts. Here’s the official summary: “Authorizing a user to use an online tool to allow a custodian to disclose to a designated recipient or to prohibit a custodian from disclosing digital assets under certain circumstances; providing procedures for the disclosure of digital assets; authorizing the court to grant a guardian the right to access a ward’s digital assets under certain circumstances.”
Status: Signed into law on March 10, 2016; Effective July 1, 2016

Death With Dignity Legislation (a.k.a. Aid-In-Dying or Physician-Assisted Death)

  • Florida has no legislation

Organ Donation Registries

Florida Organ Donation registry official link.

POLST (Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment) Form

Download the POLST form for Florida residents.

Probate Laws

Estate And Inheritance Tax Rate

  • Florida has no estate tax or inheritance tax

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