written instrument

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There is no signed written instrument manifesting H's intent to disclaim his interest in W's property.
A disclaimer is a written instrument that declines or renounces any transfer of an interest in property (whether testamentary or inter vivos) that a beneficiary would otherwise receive.
The most significant requirement is that there be a written instrument constituting an irrevocable and unqualified refusal on the part of the disclaimant to accept the property.