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Rock star or not, everyone needs a Will

The death of David Bowie last month caused a generation to mourn the loss of one of the world's most charismatic musical..

The emotional stress of dealing with a bereavement

A recent article by The Telegraph has detailed the emotional stress that dealing with the death of a loved one can cause,..

Average cost of professionally written Wills drop

The average cost of a standard Will produced by a solicitor has dropped in the UK, according to IRN Research.  Within the last..

The risk of miscalculating your Inheritance Tax - You could be branded a criminal

Ordinary individuals inheriting assets from overseas could risk criminal charges if they miscalculate the tax owed, reports..

Regulation of Will writing popular amongst the public

The public are in favour of Will writing becoming a regulated practice and are hoping the UK government will soon look to..

UK Councils pick up £1.7m bill for so-called 'paupers funerals'

The BBC has reported that the cost of public health funerals, also known as paupers’ funerals, has risen by almost 30% to..

Banks change limits on monetary releases following death

Following sustained and increasingly vocal lobbying from customers and consumer groups, a number of leading UK banks have..

Labour makes calls for significant changes to Inheritance Tax Laws

The new leader of the Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, has called for significant changes to be made to Inheritance Tax (IHT)..

Can I reclaim inheritance tax on my father's shares now that the value has fallen?

“If I am an executor to my father’s estate, and the shares have fallen 18pc since his death, will I have to pay inheritance on..