Wills, Probate and Inheritance Tax for Dummies (UK Edition)

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The easiest route to peace of mind for anyone concerned about the future of their estate. Covering all aspects of writing a will, it will also simplify the paperwork of probate (the task of administering someone else’s will) and offer the reader advice on ensuring that their estate is tax efficient for their children.

This straight-talking guide covers all aspects of writing a will and keeping it up-to-date. It cuts through the legal jargon and gives practical advice on planning for inheritance tax, with tips on ways to reduce it. It also simplifies the process of probate for anyone who’s dealing with someone’s estate.

Discover how to:

  • Decide if a will is right for you.
  • Value your assets
  • Leave your home through a will
  • Appoint executors and trustees
  • Choose beneficiaries
  • Draw up a DIY will
  • Keep your will safe and up-to-date
  • Revoke a will
  • Work out how inheritance tax works and if you’re liable to it
  • Work through the probate process

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Includes advice on how to write your own will

Get your financial affairs in order and minimise inheritance tax

Planning and writing your own will doesn't have to be a nightmare of expense and confusion. This jargon-free book gives you all the information you need to write a legally binding will and organise your estate properly. Covering all angles of inheritance, from taking care of your own affairs to administering probate for the first time, this reassuring guide helps you to minimise stress and keep your family's tax bill down.

Julian Knight is the Personal Finance Editor at The Independent on Sunday. He previously worked as a personal finance reporter for BBC News.

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Discover how to:

Help your family pay less inheritance tax
Make the right probate choices
Set up a trust for your children
Troubleshoot and change your will
Decide when you need to call an expert

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