The fees that are given above assume the following:

– That there are no technical or other impediments to a Grant of Representation being issued by the probate Court

– If the Executors / Administrators are obtaining estate valuations themselves, that the information supplied to us is correct, identifies and values all of the estate assets and liabilities at date of death, and that there will not be any changes at a later date

– If we are obtaining valuations that we are, with family assistance, able to speedily identify all assets and liabilities

– There are no claims against the estate by relatives, creditors or others

– If IHT is payable that there are sufficient assets in the estate directly accessible to fund any inheritance tax payable (or a portion of it) prior to obtaining the grant and a loan in not being applied for