We provide a comprehensive service for private individuals and those with family companies and partnerships, with a particular specialisation in wills, trusts, and inheritance tax planning.
- Our lawyers deal with estate planning in the widest sense, including:
- Inheritance tax and pre-owned assets tax planning
- Formation, administration and taxation of trusts
- Drafting wills
- Advising on will disputes
- Family arrangements and deeds of variation
- Powers of attorney
Our team is led by Rafique Patel, a former partner of Harvey Ingram which was the then largest firm in Leicestershire. He is October 1996 qualified and was also the Head of the Regulatory and Trading team at Harvey Ingram. He leads a large and talented Wills, Trusts and Probate Team consisting of Hanane Belaroussi, Hannah Patel, Hashim Waka, Sameer Kadri and Zunaid Dakri.
Fixed fees start at £495.00 plus VAT plus disbursements:
1. Court fee: between £200.00 and £300.00.
2. CHAPS transfer fees: £9.00 plus VAT per transfer.
3. Oath fee: £5.00 plus £2.00 for each exhibit.
What Services are included:
1. Application for Probate and Submission to HMRC.
Key Stages/typical timescales:2-4 months.