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Sample Durable Power of Attorney Short Form

April 2018 by CLS

Click here to download the sample power of attorney SHORT form. If you wish to use the LONG Form, please see the FAQ section. The LONG Form is much more complex and should be used cautiously and ideally with the advice of an attorney. Both forms can have long ranging impact. Seeking legal advice before you sign these forms is recommended.

All Power of Attorneys will be "durable" UNLESS you expressly state otherwise.

The word "durable" means that the Power of Attorney will still be good even if you become legally "incapable." The powers you give to your agent will remain effective even though you, the principal, are no longer able to give your agent instructions.

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