Our probate solicitors in Maidenhead, Newbury and Thatcham are here to support you. We are experts in taking clients through often what is a difficult time and providing them with peace of mind. Our team can provide guidance in all relevant areas of probate, estate administration and taxation.
It is important that you understand your duties as an executor or estate administrator and can administer the estate effectively and in accordance with legal and taxation requirements. We can provide as much or as little support as you need during this time.
We often assist executors and estate administrators by helping them through the legal process. This removes the burden at what can be an extremely difficult time. Our team often help people that have never handled the probate or estate administration process before. We can assist on more complex estates where there is no Will, there are taxation issues, international or missing assets or missing beneficiaries involved.
Our Maidenhead, Newbury and Thatcham probate solicitors have particular expertise with regard to inheritance tax and the opportunities available to reduce this liability. For example agricultural and business property reliefs and the potential transferable nil rate bands.
We normally recommend a meeting with the executor(s) or estate administrator so we can advise on the necessary formalities of the process and discuss how we can support you. Currently our offices are closed to visitors however we are successfully working remotely. We are available to communicate with you in a method that best suits your circumstances including via a secure app, video conference, phone or email.
If you would like support during the administration process please contact us. You can make an enquiry using our live chat, website form below or contacting our team directly.
Please click on the grid below for a guide to the fees which we charge for the administration of estates. Our fees incurred are payable from the estate. We are able to give you a fee estimate from the very outset based on what you would like us to handle. Our team always provide details of our fees and keep you informed as the matter proceeds. Our full pricing policy can be found here.
Our team provide practical, pragmatic advice to assist clients through what can be a difficult time.
Download and complete our Probate Questionnaire below to start the process now. Once completed, please save it to your computer and then click the ‘Email questionnaire to GL’ button at the bottom of the form which will allow you to return it to us via email.Probate Questionnaire