April 2019 | Curtis Parkinson

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Coronavirus – COVID-19: Whilst our offices remain closed, all our staff are working and our telephones are fully operational. We’re also offering meetings via video for advice on Wills, Lasting Power of Attorney or Probate and 'Drive In' appointments for Notorial services. As ever, please contact us if you have any queries. More >>

Probate Fee Proposals

Brexit delays implementation of so-called ‘stealth tax’

Back in December 2018 we wrote a short short article about the Government’s controversial plans to increase probate fees this year. The reforms, expected to raise over £155million for the Treasury, were due to come into effect on 1 April 2019. Now it seems, they’ve been put on hold due to lack of parliamentary time.…

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Can I bring an Inheritance Act claim out of time?

Dealing with Wills and inheritance, especially knowing how and when to bring a claim against an estate, can be complicated. Circumstances and relationships change over time. Legal documentation may not reflect the situation as it really is when a person you are close to dies. Pursuing claims against someone’s estate The Inheritance (Provision for Family…

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