29 10, 2019

How much will it cost if I instruct a solicitor?

2020-03-16T18:16:33+00:00

This is one of the first questions asked. Some solicitors are still charging a percentage, however, beware of probate centres and will writers who offer additional services as they are often unregulated. It is not [...]

How much will it cost if I instruct a solicitor?2020-03-16T18:16:33+00:00
29 10, 2019

Are Probate fees set to increase?

2019-10-29T11:36:16+00:00

There has been much talk in the press about probate fees increasing. Currently the fee is a nominal court fee, however, legislation is proposed to introduce a "sliding scale" which could see fees increase from [...]

Are Probate fees set to increase?2019-10-29T11:36:16+00:00
29 10, 2019

Is there a deadline for administering the estate?

2019-10-29T11:29:26+00:00

There are no strict deadlines within which an estate must be administered. However, there are deadlines for paying inheritance tax and penalties and interest will be imposed if an HMRC deadline is missed. There is [...]

Is there a deadline for administering the estate?2019-10-29T11:29:26+00:00
29 10, 2019

Do I need Probate?

2019-10-29T11:24:50+00:00

This depends on the size of the estate, who is inheriting, and how assets are owned. Whether or not the deceased left a will has no bearing on whether probate will actually be needed.

Do I need Probate?2019-10-29T11:24:50+00:00
26 10, 2019

Do I have to attend court to get a divorce?

2019-10-29T11:15:47+00:00

No not to get a divorce. You may have to attend court if you cannot agree matters such as property, finance, or children.

Do I have to attend court to get a divorce?2019-10-29T11:15:47+00:00
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