Need a Probate professional

Need a Probate professional

When do you need a Probate professional? when dealing with probate

Applying for probate is a task that peole find daunting, some people do apply for probate themselves and some people don’t have the time or know absolutely nothing about Probate.
Probate can be very complex and even the smallest of estates can take between 6-9 months to complete.  Some people may have experience of dealing with probate in the past and are well aware of the hurdles and obstacles that may arise and some wouldn’t even know where to start. I have written a few points below which may help you to decide if you need a Probate professional. Here at Final Duties we will give you free advice regarding your current probate case or point you in the right direction.
  • You can’t find the Beneficaries
  • The terms of the will are unclear and you don’t understand
  • there is a problem located the will
  • whether the estate is liable for inheritance tax
  • when there is no will and the person who died was married with children
  • The will may be contested
  • No will deceased is married and the value of the estate amounts to more than £325,000
  • An estate is worth more thna £250,000
  • If part of the estate is bequeathed to any children under 18 years of age
  • When part of the estate is property or money in a trust
  • If the deceased had a business or was a partner in a business
  • If the deceased owns land or property that has an unregistered title
  • If the estate has been declared insolvent
  • Id the deceased has land/property in another country

Elissa Hayes 25/08/2014

There are many more aspects you need to take into account where probate is concered and Final duties can advise you on our Free helpline, call or E-mail info@finalduties.co.uk