Unlike some firms, we don’t charge based solely on the value of the estate or on an hourly rate but focus on the volume of work to do. For example, if we were dealing with an estate valued at £150,000 and another with a value of £300,000, both estates consisting of one property, one bank account and identical distribution and will planning then the fees would be the same.
We offer a free home visit , if that is better for you, a written fixed fee estimate and as local solicitors we will talk you through the process in plain english.
We understand the many questions that people might have at this confusing and distressing time. Our on-going probate training and research ensures that we can provide clear and comprehensive advice, guidance and support.
We can meet you at our centrally located offices opposite Wallsend Metro Station which is both next to and opposite free car park or at your home to discuss the estate administration. For many people, it’s easier, and often feels friendlier, when discussing the loss of a loved one, to remain in a familiar environment where they are comfortable.
We pride ourselves on providing a comprehensive probate service from start to finish, including tax advice , the use of Post Death Deeds of Variation and forward planning when required for the Executors and Beneficiaries.
Probate Estate Administration in England and Wales is not a reserved legal activity which means that unregulated providers can offer Probate services regardless of whether they are insured, experienced or qualified to provide a full Probate service.
The phrase Dementia Tax is the one being applied to the Conservative Party’s proposals for the funding of Social Care, if as seems likely they are re- elected on June 8th.
The current position is that a person going into residential care must leave their home to obtain the care they need and the care is very expensive. This justified the forced sale of the main residence. Thousands of people every month are forced to sell their homes to pay for residential care under the current scheme.
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