The Montana 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 MT Advance Directive for it to be considered valid. Though optional, notarization of the MT Advance Directive is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.
Montana Advance Directive Form
Other resources for Montana:

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

Digital Estate Planning Laws:
Law: SB 118 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: Approved on May 4, 2017; Effective October 1, 2017

Death With Dignity Legislation (a.k.a. Aid-In-Dying or Physician-Assisted Death)
  • In 2009, the Montana Supreme Court ruled that physicians may assist patients in ending their lives by prescribing lethal medications to be self-administered by the patient.

Organ Donation Registries
Montana Organ Donation registry official link.

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

Probate Laws
Title 72: Estates, Trusts, and Fiduciary Relationships

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