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Wills, Probate, Tax & Trusts


Another expert joins the Wills & Probate team at Forbes


The specialist Wills, Probate, Tax and Trusts team at North West law firm Forbes Solicitors has recently been joined by solicitor Felicity Fawcett. Felicity, from Preston, graduated from the Chester College of Law after studying at the University of Central Lancashire, she trained with Preston firm…

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Powers of Attorney


Many of us take it for granted that we are able to look after our own financial affairs, but have you thought about what would happen if you couldn't. If you were to lose your mental capacity due to say an accident, illness or dementia, you may not be able to make your own financial decisions.…

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Making a Will


Making a Will is the surest way anyone has of providing for others after their death. However, many people do not have a Will, leading to complicated problems for their family to deal with when they die. Unfortunately many people do not make a Will believing that everything will automatically pass to…

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Civil Partnerships


From 5 December 2005 a new law will bring in vast changes to the rights of same sex couples. Gay or lesbian couples will be able to register "civil partnerships" (CP) and have legal recognition of their relationships. Couples who enter into CPs will gain a package of rights and responsibilities…

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14 Jan 2019

Wills, Probate, Tax & Trusts


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