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Tag: intestacy

From 6 February 2020, the statutory legacy for the surviving spouses of those who die intestate will increase from £250,000 to £270,000. The new rules dictate that if the deceased has children, their surviving spouse will inherit receives the first £…

Private Client Solicitor, Jennifer Duckett, talks about the implications of not making a will.

This is a question I’m asked a lot. I think a lot of people incorrectly assume that if they’re married or in a civil partnership and they die without a Wi…

I was interested to read this week that there is another new initiative to try and reform the laws of intestacy to include cohabitees.

The law of intestacy sets out what happens to someone’s assets if they do not leave a Will.  It is estimated that …