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Wills & Trusts
Making a will gives a person control over the destination of their belongings on death and sets out other matters that will assist the administration of their estate.
Our fees are tailored to the individual needs and requirements but as a guide, our fees start from:
Standard single Will – £150.00 plus VAT
Standard mirror Wills (for two) – £250.00 plus VAT
Severance of Joint Tenancy – £75.00 plus VAT and disbursements
Complex Trust Wills – single Will – £350.00 plus VAT
Complex Trust Wills – mirror Wills (for two) – £450.00 plus VAT
Property Trust Wills – (for two) £450.00 plus VAT
Disabled Will Trust – (for two) £575.00 plus VAT – this includes Letter of Wishes and Guidance to your Trustees
Discretionary Trust Will – (for two) £675.00 plus VAT – this includes Letter of Wishes and Guidance to your Trustees)
In addition, our services include the registration of your Will with the Certainty National Will Register.
Powers of Attorney
Mental and physical incapacity can happen at any time due to accident or illness. These powers give another individual the legal authority to look after specific aspects of your affairs should you become unable to do so.
Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA) including registration:-
One LPA for Property and Financial Affairs or Health and Welfare – £400.00 plus VAT
Two LPAs for Property and Financial Affairs or Health and Welfare – £550.00 plus VAT
Four LPAs including Property and Financial and Health and Welfare – £900.00 plus VAT
One Business LPA – £500 plus VAT
Please note a Court registration is also payable at £82.00 per document. If you are entitled to income or benefits, where appropriate, we can make an application to remit or reduce the Court fee and this is included in the fees quote.
Obtaining a Grant of Representation only – £850.00 plus VAT (this includes completing the oath and HMRC ‘short’ (IHT 205) tax form using the information supplied by you.
Full Estate Administration – as a guide, an average simple estate administration starts from £3,500.00 plus VAT. An indication of costs will be supplied to you at the outset, bearing in mind the simplicity or complexity of the estate and whether Inheritance Tax is applicable.
Deeds of Variations
Deeds of Variations start from £300.00 plus VAT. Other Deed options are available, please click here for further information.
Our charges will be calculated mainly by reference to the time actually spent by solicitors or other staff in respect of work which they do on your behalf.
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