Could the increase in probate fees be unlawful? 

The impending increase in probate fees were thrown into doubt earlier this week after they were branded ‘unlawful’ by the..

Charities win appeal at the Supreme Court in landmark Ilott inheritance case

Three animal charities have won a case at the Supreme Court against a women cut out of her mother’s £500,000 Will. 

Kings Court Trust condemns government’s decision to increase probate fees

The government’s decision to increase probate fees from £215, or £155 if families are using a solicitor, to a tiered system..

Katie Price reveals she hasn’t changed her Will since splitting with her ex-husband

Katie Price has revealed that she hasn’t updated her Will in several years, explaining that her ex-husband Peter Andre and..

Kings Court Trust adds thoughts to Which? article on DIY probate

A recent article published by Which? explains how ordinary families could save thousands of pounds in legal fees by carrying..

Significant increase in online sales delivered by Kings Court Trust

From launching new technology solutions to managing a record number of estates, 2016 was a successful year for a number of..

Fixed price v hourly fees – A potentially expensive mistake?

Having supported thousands of families through the estate administration process, we know that one of the most popular..

More money than ever to be passed on to the younger generation

A recent report has shown that the younger generations will inherit much more money than their parents and grandparents did...

A third of parents unwilling to leave an inheritance to their married children

Around a third of parents are unwilling to leave an inheritance or financial aid to their married children because they are..