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What your executor in your Will should know about the new excepted estate probate rules.

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21 Mar 2022  Gavin Ball  Probate Services

Gavin says: As a Will maker, it is important your chosen executor knows that some estates are excepted from the need to pay Inheritance Tax, which...

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Dissatisfied beneficiaries can make claims against your estate

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27 Feb 2022  Gavin Ball  Wills

Gavin says: Certain dissatisfied beneficiaries can attempt to make claims against your estate which could be expensive to be defend. Therefore,...

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Parents deciding not to split inheritance equally in their Wills can lead to expensive consequences

Parents deciding not to split inheritance equally in their Wills can lead to expensive consequences image

13 Feb 2022  Gavin Ball  Wills

Gavin says: Parents deciding not to split inheritance equally between their children in their Wills can lead to family disputes and inefficient...

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How to obtain a Grant of Probate or Letters of Administration

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22 Jan 2022  Gavin Ball  Probate Services

Gavin says: when someone dies, it is often necessary to obtain a Grant of Probate or a Grant of Letters of Administration. This is the document,...

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Study finds sibling rivalry lasts to adulthood and threatens inheritance

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14 Jan 2022  Gavin Ball  Wills

A study has shown that sibling rivalry lasts into adulthood, with arguments continuing down the years over sensitive issues. A poll commissioned by...

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