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I was appointed deputy over mother's affaires... At the time

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I was appointed deputy over mother's affaires...
At the time of her death,with the courts approval
There was a joint account,this I blocked
Until probate
I am an executor/trustee of her estate.
The accounts now active are used to
Distribute to beneficiaries
...not to me....yet !
Co executors who's motives
I question....insist I hand the
account over
To solicitors appointed by them
I do not wish to.
May I so resist ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Law
Expert:  Stuart J replied 1 year ago.

Good evening, my name is ***** ***** it is my pleasure to assist you with this.

I need some more information from you please.

Who exactly is using these accounts?

Is it the case that you don’t want to use solicitors but your coexecutor does?

What is the reason for that?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
There is a dispute,ongoing,with one of the co- executors who is also a trustee if my late father's trust ...He was a former partner of the firm appointed by him...During my illness, I am looking into Breach of TrustTHEREFORE, I HAVE FOLLOWING PROBATE I DISTRIBUTED TO THE BENEFICIARIES,CORRECTLY...,RECEIPTS ETC.NOT I ADD,YET TO MYSELFI ADD THAT FROM THE (MOTHER'S) ESTATE ACCOUNT I PAID THE IHT LIABILITY...THUS ENABLING GRANT ETC.