We specialise in the Administration of Estates and do so in a sensitive and efficient way.

We offer fixed fee packages.

For a Grant only service our fees are:

  • £850 plus VAT for Gross Estates up to £325,000
  • £1,950 plus VAT for Gross Estates £325,000 and over

For a fee of 1.5% plus VAT of the gross value of the Estate, we can offer a full administration service. Any conveyancing fees will be charged separately - see Residential Property Fixed Fee Conveyancing for further information.

In addition to the above, you will also be responsible for: -

(a) any Inheritance Tax payable Click here to calculate your liability. 

(b) any Disbursements payable including (but not limited to) the Probate Court fee, Bankruptcy Search fees, Advertising in The London Gazette and local newspaper and any valuation fees.

If we can assist, please get in contact with our expert Linda Kemp on 01209 213507 (Redruth) or 01872 272356 (Truro).

Administrating an Estate

Our responsibilities in the administration of an estate can include:-

  • Advising Personal Representatives in the Administration of the Estate
  • Applying for a Grant of Probate where there is a Will and a Grant of Letters of Administration where there is no Will
  • Preparing HM Revenue and Customs forms declaring details of the Estate and whether the Estate is subject to Inheritance Tax
  • Preparing Oath for Executors or Administrators
  • Prepare tax returns for tax year up to the date of death and for the Estate administration period
  • Prepare Estate Accounts
  • Distributing the Estate

Please call us on 01209 213507 (Redruth) or 01872 272356 (Truro) for more information and/or to book an appointment.