Inheriting Indian Land Media Articles

 

Introduction:
These articles were written for the four reservations that were part of a Community Outreach Project by the Risk Management Agency of USDA & MSU Extension. You will need to add your tribal information and regional addresses specific to your reservation.

 

Media Articles:

  1. What is AIPRA and how does it affect you?
  2. Fractionation:  Inheriting undivided interests
  3. How reservation land is owned by individuals
  4. How to read your Individual Trust Interest (ITI) report
  5. Who is eligible to inherit your trust lands and retain trust status?
  6. How is your undivided interest of 5 percent or more distributed if you pass away without writing a will?
  7. How is your undivided interest of less than 5 percent are distributed if you pass away without writing a will?
  8. What is a life estate?
  9. Writing a will
  10. Purchase options at probate
  11. Partitioning an allotment
  12. Ways to avoid further fractionation of reservation land
  13. Your Individual Indian Money (IIM) account:  What happens to your money if you pass away without writing a will?