Washington Durable Financial Power of Attorney Form

The Washington durable financial power of attorney form is a legal document that is made available to a designated Agent to act on behalf of a Principal to allow the Agent to have complete control, not only over the entire estate belonging to the Principal but this also includes a health care powers instrument. Prior to completion of the document, the Principal may wish to consult with a knowledgeable attorney to ensure that they understand the full impact of the possible implications of the form and to possibly employ legal assistance, in completing the document.

LawsChapter 11.125 RCW (Uniform Power of Attorney Act)

Signing Requirements (RCW 11.125.050) – Notary Public or Two (2) Witnesses. If two (2) witnesses are chosen, they cannot be blood-related or marriage-related to the principal or the agent, home care providers, or care providers at a nursing home where the principal is a patient.