· To make sure your wishes are legally binding · To choose and appoint… Read more
The law sets out rules if you die without a Will. For example, if the deceased is survived… Read more
The Inheritance Tax limit known as the nil rate band is currently £325,000.00. If the… Read more
As Executor, you are responsible for dealing with the deceased's estate in accordance with… Read more
A Lasting Power of Attorney is a document by which you authorise someone, for example, a… Read more
If your assets exceed £23,250.00 you will have to pay the full cost of nursing/… Read more
In order to change or update your Will, you could make an official modification which is called… Read more
If you own any agricultural property, you may be able to claim relief from paying Inheritance… Read more
By creating a Trust, the appointed Trustees are able to manage your assets on behalf of the… Read more
The term Probate refers to the legal process of dealing with a person's estate after they… Read more
You may consider giving away some of your estate as a gift in order to reduce the amount of… Read more
In the unfortunate instance that you are not happy with the circumstances of a Will, you may be… Read more
Making a Will may not be as straightforward as it might seem, which is why it is advised that… Read more
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