The Arkansas Living Will is included in an Advance Directive packet that also contains a form for naming a Health Care Proxy.

Required Information: You and two (2) witnesses must sign your AR Advance Directive for it to be considered valid.
Arkansas Advance Directive Form
Other resources for Arkansas:

Death Certificates
Click here to download the application for a certified Arkansas death certificate.

Digital Estate Planning Laws:
Law: HB2253 Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act
Description: This law authorizes a decedent’s personal representative or trustee to access and manage digital assets and electronic communications.
Status: This was approved on April 4, 2017 and became known as Act 866

Death With Dignity Legislation (a.k.a. Aid-In-Dying or Physician-Assisted Death)
  • Arkansas has no legislation

Organ Donation Registries
Arkansas Organ Donation registry official link.

POLST (Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment) Form
Download the POLST form for Arkansas residents.


Probate Laws

Estate And Inheritance Tax Rate
  • Arkansas has no estate tax or inheritance tax