Louisiana Health, Legal, And End-Of-Life Resources

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Important health, legal, and end-of-life planning forms and information for people living in The Pelican State.

Whether you’re planning for yourself or someone else, the resources below are vital when it comes to organizing and settling an estate in Louisiana.

Advance Directive Form

Download the Advance Directive form for Louisiana. For other states, see our complete list of state-by-state Advance Directive forms.

 

Order Death Certificates

Death Certificate instructions for Louisiana. For other states, see our complete list of state-by-state Death Certificate ordering information.

 

Digital Estate Planning Laws

  • Louisiana has no legislation

For other states, see our complete list of state-by-state Digital Estate Planning Laws.

 

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

  • Louisiana has no legislation

For other states, see our complete list of state-by-state Death With Dignity Legislation.

 

Organ Donation Registries

Louisiana Organ Donation registry official link. For other states, see our complete list of state-by-state Organ Donation registries.

 

LaPOST (Louisiana Physician Orders for Scope of Treatment) Form

Download the LaPOST form for Louisiana residents. For other states, see our complete list of state-by-state POLST forms.

 

Probate Laws

For other states, see our complete list of state-by-state Probate Laws.

 

Estate And Inheritance Tax Rate

  • Louisiana has no estate tax or inheritance tax

For estate and inheritance tax in other states see our complete list of state-by-state Estate And Inheritance Tax Rates.

State-By-State Health, Legal, And End-Of-Life Resources

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