WILLS, PROBATE, INHERITANCE TAX PLANNING AND TRUST
It is never easy to discuss and plan for death or loss, nevertheless it is integral that wealth and assets are protected for loved ones for the future with a little careful planning.
It is always imperative to make a Will as your assets can be distributed as per your wishes and secure the future of the ones you so love. Failure to do so will result in you dying without one and the prospect of loved ones being exposed to lengthy litigation to distribute your assets and not according to your wishes.
Our team of experienced lawyers can provide you with advice, tailor your Will to your needs and will take time to understand your individual circumstances. In addition, we can assist in minimising any tax implications which may be associated with the distribution of your assets.
Inheritance Tax Planning
You have acquired assets in your lifetime and it is your wish to distribute them fairly between your loved ones. With ever-changing inheritance tax laws, your wishes may be affected if your estate is above a certain value and your loved ones may not necessarily benefit fully from the distribution of your assets.
Our solicitors can assist with your tax planning to ensure that your loved ones are provided for and tax laws are adhered to. We will provide the most reasonable solution for your estate whilst taking into account the ever-changing inheritance law and its impact on your estate.
Losing a loved one is always a distressing and emotional time, but even more so if you are unsure of the probate process and the steps required in the administration of an estate.
The process of probate can be both times consuming and complex, which is why we are here to support and guide you through the tasks ahead with a professional, sensitive and compassionate service.
Our probate solicitors can assist you in dealing with such responsibilities and give you the peace of mind that we are working on your behalf. We provide tailored advice and will take time to go through all the probate processes and steps to ensure that all your needs are met.
Trusts come in different forms and may be an effective way to provide for loved ones and a way to protect your assets. It could be a way to secure a sound future financially for a loved one. Our solicitors can advise you on the various Trusts and their relevance. We can also assist in the drafting of appropriate Trusts for your loved one and provide you with peace of mind for the future.
Lasting Power of Attorney
There may be a point in your life where you cannot mentally make the right financial decision for your life and wellbeing however it is paramount that you consider such a situation should it arise.
Our team of solicitors can assist with planning for such a situation and guide you through the various options of setting up a power of attorney.
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