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To Marry or not to Marry ? That is the question.

To Marry or not to Marry ? That is the question.

This is more of a legal question than a romantic one. Whether or not to get  married can have legal implications to consider. Intestacy Rules: The law of intestacy covers what happens to an estate when someone dies without making a Will, and it is applied differently...

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Always Contact a Probate Expert

It is always so harrowing when we lose a loved one but it is seems even worse in these difficult times.  Dealing with the emotional roller-coaster of bereavement is hard enough without having to grapple with the practical problems such as paying Inheritance Tax.  For...

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What is a Deputyship Order?

What is a Deputyship Order?

When somebody loses the capacity to make their own decisions and doesn’t have a Power of Attorney, the Court of Protection can appoint a Deputy to make these decisions on their behalf. This is done by way of a Deputyship Order.

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Fair (or)Deal for Tenants

Fair (or)Deal for Tenants

The Tenant Fees Act 2019, known by some as a ‘tenant fees ban’, whilst prohibiting landlords from charging upfront fees, still allows them to charge for rent, and refundable holding and security deposits for tenancies entered into from 1 June 2019.

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