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July 7, 2020 — Probate

What Is Probate? We Explain The Probate Process In The UK

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June 3, 2020 — Probate

What changes have been made when applying for probate?

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April 14, 2020 — Probate

What happens if I do not apply for Probate?

When a person dies, probate is the process of administering their estate by organising their assets, money and possessions and then distributing them as per the terms of a will or in line with the rules of intestacy.

To be able to start probate, an executor (the person who takes legal responsibility for carrying out the instructions of a will) must apply for a Grant of Probate.  A Grant will give an executor the legal authority to deal with the…

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April 7, 2020 — Probate

How do you value a house & its contents for Probate?

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July 17, 2019 — Probate

Business Probate: Dealing With Business Assets During Probate

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May 1, 2019 — Probate

Dealing with disagreement between executors in the administration of probate

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March 27, 2019 — Probate

Inheritance Claims Time Limit – What You Should Know

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February 27, 2019 — Probate

Is probate always needed when someone dies?

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January 30, 2019 — Probate

Making payments from a deceased’s estate

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January 23, 2019 — Probate

How long does probate take and what can cause delays?

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January 16, 2019 — Probate

Dealing with a business after owner’s death

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December 5, 2018 — Probate

What Happens To Your Pension If You Get Divorced? Pensions Explained

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