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Includes information about the formalities involved in making a will and the legal rules relating to the setting up of trusts of various kinds.

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Wills and trusts

The rules about how you make a will and set up trusts.

2 Wills

Making a will, searching for a will, changing a will, destroying a will and challenging a will.
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1 Wills

Explains what happens if you die without leaving a will, why it's particularly important to make a will if you aren't married to your partner, and how you make a will. Includes Wills and Living Together leaflet (PDF).
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5 Making your will (PDF)

Information on making your own will. Including witnessing, going to a solicitor, appointing an executor, revising and storing your will, taxes on your death and what will happen if you do not make a will.
Provided by Age Concern
6 How to obtain probate

A guide on how to get probate if you have decided not to use a solicitor. Explains what probate is and why it is necessary.
Provided by HMCS- Her Majesty's Courts Service
10 Instructions for my next-of-kin and executors upon my death (PDF)

Form you can use to give instructions to a member of your family, a trusted friend, or executor upon your death. It is mainly about funeral arrangements and your financial affairs.
Provided by Age Concern

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Wills and Probate
When a person dies, someone has to deal with their affairs and decide what will happen to the things they owned. This leaflet explains what the law says about how this should ...
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Last Updated: 27 Sep 16





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