Do you need to apply for a Grant of Probate? Do you have the original Will? If there is a Will, we can help you apply for the Grant of Probate if you are the Executor named in the Will.
If there is no Will, then you have to apply for Letters of Administration before you can administer you loved one’s estate.
Your role as the Executor (if there is a valid Will) or administrator (if there is no Will) is to ensure that all debts and any inheritance tax are paid. Executors and administrators are called Personal Representatives. After administering the estate, you will distributed the remaining assets to the beneficiaries according to the terms of the Will. If there is no Will, then the intestacy rules apply. They state the hierarchy of beneficiaries. For example,
How can we help you? The advice will depend on your unique set of circumstances. We offer a free initial meeting and weekend appointments if you need one.
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