UK Law

Get UK Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related UK Law Questions
I have a queston regarding IHT. I understand that IHT is due
second opinion] I have a queston regarding IHT. I understand that IHT is due to be filed 6 months following a person's death. I am currently facing a problem, where the deceased appointed two executor… read more
F E Smith
F E Smith
Bachelor's Degree
8,034 satisfied customers
Box j, iht 205-in box g net estate for inheritance purposes
box j, iht 205-in box g net estate for inheritance purposes I have £420,208 and in box J is asks for any exemption for assets passing on death to the surviving spouse who is the 2nd deceased ,do I put… read more
Richard V
Richard V
Legal and Business Advisor
Master's Degree
8 satisfied customers
I have been appointed executor to a relatives estate. She is
I have been appointed executor to a relatives estate. She is a widow, with one surviving daughter not provided for in the will, as she had previously been the beneficiary of a trust fund from her fath… read more
Richard V
Richard V
Legal and Business Advisor
Master's Degree
8 satisfied customers
Can you answer this question please? Q. My late Mother's
Hello, can you answer this question please? Q. My late Mother's Estate owes £315000 approximately in inheritance tax and it has been opted to pay this over 10 instalments as it contains land and prope… read more
INC Law
INC Law
Solicitor-Advocate
Master's Degree
3,945 satisfied customers
My father died in 2007 in India while visiting for medical
My father died in 2007 in India while visiting for medical treatment from Tanzania. He is married and survived by his second wife & 6 children, all over 18 yrs of age. I am the only son of previous de… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
Advocate
7,420 satisfied customers
A widow who has died this year with a large estate,liable to
A widow who has died this year with a large estate,liable to iht, made gifts as follows 1.£250000 to an interest in possession trust for her children & nephews in 1992,she retained no benefit for hers… read more
UKSolicitorJA
UKSolicitorJA
Bachelor's Degree
445 satisfied customers
My friend died and we took his 92 year old mother in -she has
My friend died and we took his 92 year old mother in -she has made a will and gave me lasting power of attorney through a solicitor -her house which is empty is worth bout £400,000 and her and her sav… read more
Daniel Smith
Daniel Smith
Bachelor's Degree
1,213 satisfied customers
my wfes aunt who lives in canada recently came to stay with
my wfes aunt who lives in canada recently came to stay with us in england but unfortunatly died she made a will in england several years ago leaving everthing to my wife but the banks in canada will n… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
12,085 satisfied customers
Ive been dealing with my fathers estate who died 2 years
I've been dealing with my father's estate who died 2 years ago. He had a claim with Financial Ombudsman Service against firm of stockbrokers with whom he'd invested and lost substantial amount through… read more
Buachaill
Buachaill
Barrister
Master's Degree
13,383 satisfied customers
can a TR1 be registered if one of the signatories is deceased
can a TR1 be registered if one of the signatories is deceased? said person died nearly four years prior to the TR1 being applied, also the solicitors applying the TR1 did so without my consent as they… read more
Michael Holly
Michael Holly
Bachelor's Degree
6,325 satisfied customers
my father has died without making a will but has about 30,000
my father has died without making a will but has about £30,000 in bank & building society what can i do?… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
10,017 satisfied customers
my question concerns a declaration of trust. a declaration
my question concerns a declaration of trust. a declaration of trust written in 2005 says that a bare trustee (the legal owner) is holding a property in trust for two new trustees and that the property… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
12,085 satisfied customers
What is the IHT situation in relation to assets in a life interest
What is the IHT situation in relation to assets in a life interest trust. I am dealing with my mother's estate and probate application. Her 'free' estate, that passes to me and my 2 siblings will be b… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
12,085 satisfied customers
I believe an Executor of a Will has neglected his duties and
I believe an Executor of a Will has neglected his duties and has sold parts of the estate, he was executor for, for his own personal gain. He is also known to have given away a valuable part of the es… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
12,085 satisfied customers
I am executor of an estate where part of the estate was going
I am executor of an estate where part of the estate was going to Charity. I transferred the deceased's late husband's inheritance tax allowance when dealing with the estate. Prior to her death the dec… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
10,017 satisfied customers
International LawI am doing some ewserarch on behalf of
International Law I am doing some ewserarch on behalf of a friend whose partner is deceased He made a will in 197o in German law favouring his son on his death. Then in 2004 he revoked this will favou… read more
DR Lawyer
DR Lawyer
BA (HONS) Pgdl Pgdlp
2,318 satisfied customers
Hello. My Dad died this morning, and I am named as the executor...he
Hello. My Dad died this morning, and I am named as the executor...he has a will, but I just do not know where to start....do I have to go to a solicitor? I have to take over his bank account to settle… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,537 satisfied customers
Inheritance law how is residency for tax purposes established
Inheritance law: how is residency for tax purposes established? On whose authority do international banks or other asset managers release assets to inheritors? Who determines who the legitimate inheri… read more
Alex J.
Alex J.
Commercial/Corporate
LLB
2,074 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

A quick response, a succinct and helpful answer in simple English. I believe I can now confront the counter party with confidence -- worth the 30 bucks!

RickLeeds, UK

I did not know a French Law service existed and I was very impressed with the speed of reply --- very professional. Many thanks!

Ms. BakerAlfafar, Spain

Thank you so much for your help. Your answers were really useful and came back so quickly. Great!

MaggieUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

INC Law

INC Law

Solicitor-Advocate

3,945 satisfied customers

LL.B, LPC, LL.M, Pg.Dip, Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)

Jenny Mackenzie

Jenny Mackenzie

2,792 satisfied customers

Over 10 years experience in general legal matters

Matthew J

Matthew J

Solicitor

334 satisfied customers

4 y PQE (Partner) - Commercial / Residential Property & Property and Civil litigation experience

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

UK Lawyer

9,537 satisfied customers

Qualified Solicitor

Stuart J

Stuart J

Advocate

7,420 satisfied customers

Senior Partner at Berkson Wallace

Clare

Clare

Solicitor

9,545 satisfied customers

family solictor with 25 years experience

Thomas

Thomas

Lawyer

2,180 satisfied customers

BA (Hons), PgDip, Practising Solicitor

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x