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Jeremy, We spoke on the 23rd of February about my situation.
Hello Jeremy, We spoke on the 23rd of February about my situation. I now have a couple more questions so here is a quick reminder. My two brothers and I are all equal executors and equal beneficiaries… read more
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Where there are 3 executors and 2 decide to distribute money to benef
Where there are 3 executors and 2 decide to distribute money to beneficiaries without consulting the other, has the 3rd any power to ensure consultation? Also is there a duty or legal duty to produce … read more
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Clare
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i want to know how i can find out if my recently deceased
i want to know how i can find out if my recently deceased father had a will and if so, what it might contain. i am estranged from his second wife and she will not let me attend the funeral… read more
Thomas
Thomas
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hi my sister is executor to my mum s estate she has left it
hi my sister is executor to my mum s estate she has left it all equally to the three of us her children my sister is currently staying in mum s house with her husband as they live abroad whilst she so… read more
Stuart J
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My younger brother and I are both executors to our late mothers probated estate. He
My younger brother and I are both executors to our late mother's probated estate. He has emailed a letter to me and all the siblings to give me the full power to handle our late mother's estate. Can I… read more
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Joshua
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My brother will not consent to the sale of my Father house
My brother will not consent to the sale of my Father house unless his solicitors costs are deducted from the monies relised from the sale. We are co-excutors of my Father's estate and it was his sole … read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
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Hi, My mother has recently passed away and we are attempting
Hi, My mother has recently passed away and we are attempting to sort out probate without using a solicitor, there are 3 of us named as executors do we all need to apply for probate or only one? thx… read more
Thomas
Thomas
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My late fathers will was not executed upon his death. The
My late father's will was not executed upon his death. The will states the house is to be sold with 50% to go to me and the other 50 to go into a trust for my mothers care. My mother is in a care home… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
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My mother died a year ago ,leaving all her estate to my brother
My mother died a year ago ,leaving all her estate to my brother and myself half each. But my brother and mum's solicitor are the Executors. We have had a good offer on the house but my brother will no… read more
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F E Smith
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What steps can be taken if the sole executor of a UK Will blatently
What steps can be taken if the sole executor of a UK Will blatently fails to file for probate of the Estate?… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
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My brother and I were mad executors to our mother will when
My brother and I were mad executors to our mother will when she died, it went through brobate, and I was made the sole exector to the will as my brother lived away, I no longer want this responsibilit… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
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My brother will not allow anyone todeal with mothers estate.
My brother will not allow anyone todeal with mothers estate. He will not provide the original will. He is named excecator. but we know he has sold mum things and hidedn her money. the estate is to be … read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
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Please can you tell me the procedure if the executor challenges
Please can you tell me the procedure if the executor challenges the will to dispute the inheritance left to them. I am one of the residual beneficiaries but I have been informed by the sollicitors tha… read more
Joshua
Joshua
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Back in Oct 2010 my older brother died suddenly; he was just
Back in Oct 2010 my older brother died suddenly; he was just 50 years old. Since he died intestate, his estate was due to pass to my 88 year old mother but she didn't want it; she wanted it to come to… read more
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Joshua
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My mother in law has just died. Her house is held jointly with
My mother in law has just died. Her house is held jointly with her 3 children. Does a grant of adminitration need to be in place before the house can be sold.… read more
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Hi my brother has just separated from his girlfriend of nearly
Hi my brother has just separated from his girlfriend of nearly 7 . He is the non biological father of their 7 year old. What rights does he has and what should be his first step in ordewr that he can … read more
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jusleen
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My mother died last month. We, being her 4 children, have
My mother died last month. We, being her 4 children, have read the will and it would appear that we have 1/4 share each in her estate which includes a family home where 3 of us currently live. 1) I wo… read more
Claire D
Claire D
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Bachelor's Degree
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My brother is the executor of my mothers estate in the uk
My brother is the executor of my mother's estate in the uk and seems to be taking along time to finalize the estate. The will has passed probate. I have tried on many occasions to contact my brother b… read more
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Mike GS
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