In the modern world use of the internet and electronic devices has become a staple of our daily routines.
With free movement between EU countries, retiring abroad became popular and many UK citizens bought property in the EU.
Resealing a grant of probate is a requirement for estates that include assets of a foreign jurisdiction.
Executor means, or refers to, a job role that involves administering the estate of someone who has passed away.
For many people the prospect of receiving a gift in a Will is much appreciated but for others it can be unwelcome.
What happens when an executor dies depends on several factors. The executor’s role is to deal with things for the deceased and in particular their estate.
A beneficiary is a person that is entitled to an inheritance from the estate of someone who has passed away.
Where there is no Will – financial provision for the family & dependants is governed by a set of rules known as the Laws of Intestacy.
A gift with reservation occurs when an individual makes a gift of an asset during their lifetime but continues to benefit from it.