Inheritance Tax – Deed of Variation

Inheritance Tax – Deed of Variation

Our News   Inheritance Tax – What is a Deed of Variation? My Mother has excluded my Sister from her Will leaving everything to me. I don’t think it’s fair, is there anything I can do about this and if so, are there any inheritance tax consequences for me? You...
Grant of Probate Explained

Grant of Probate Explained

Our News   My Mother has died and she has a bungalow and some savings. I have been told that I need a Grant of Probate. Please can you explain what this involves and if this is correct? When someone leaves assets generally over £5,000 to £10,000 in value, as your...

Inheritance Tax Advice

Our News Victoria Elford Wills & Probate Legal Executive My mother has recently died and her estate is worth £500,000, will I need to pay Inheritance Tax? The current threshold for Inheritance Tax (IHT) is £325,000.  This is known as the nil rate band.  Where an...

The Process of Making a Will

Our News Rebecca Willmott Wills & Probate Legal Executive The Process of Making a Will We spend our lives working to provide for ourselves and the people we love. To ensure that the assets that you have worked so hard for, pass to the people that you love, it is...

Changing Your Solicitor

Our News Gaynor Cooke Head of Wills & Probate My current Solicitor’s office has relocated out of town and I would prefer to have a local Solicitor holding my Will. Is it possible to change to a different Solicitor? Yes of course, anybody can change their...