You can get part of your application fee back if you applied to register a power of attorney from 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2017.
This applies to lasting powers of attorney (LPA) and enduring powers of attorney (EPA).
You can only claim a refund if you made the power of attorney in England or Wales.
Who can claim a refund
You can make a claim if you’re:
the ‘donor’ – the person who...Read More
May 2017 will see a change to the fees charged when applying for a Grant of Probate in England & Wales.
Some estates may benefit from a lower charge, however, for others, a large fee will become payable in the event of the death of a loved one.
What is Probate?
If you find that you have been appointed to act as an Executor of someone’s Will, you might need to apply for a Grant of...Read More
April 2017 will see a potential increase in the inheritance tax allowance on death if you own the home you live in and have children.
For some, not much will change, but for others, large inheritance tax savings could be made, provided that your Will or intestacy correctly gifts your home to your direct decedents.
What will change?
The current inheritance tax free allowance per individual...Read More