Hi - client passed away at the start of the week and his family are a bit worried because they've been told that solicitors tend to charge a % of the estate to handle the probate.
If you are not able to follow the suggestions in my earlier "Asset Splits" post, here is a great article on Mediation
The ICAEW and the Law Society have locked horns over the right of accountants to be licenced for probate work.
Do we have to get Probate to transfer shares in a family company upon the death of one of the shareholders?
A dies his interest in a property to B. The property was held as tenants in common 50% each.