We can obtain the Grant of Representation for you thus enabling you to go ahead with the collection and distribution of the assets in the estate.
Our fee is £950 plus VAT and disbursements.
In addition to obtaining the Grant, we can undertake the collection and distribution of the assets.
Wains charge a fixed fee of 1.5% of gross value of the Estate plus VAT and disbursements if you are appointed as an Executor or Administrator.
If Wains are appointed as Executors in a Will, we charge a fixed fee of 2% of gross value of the Estate plus VAT and disbursements.
The Administration of Estates service includes the following (as a minimum):
The Grant only service and the Administration of Estates service will involve the payment of Disbursements. These are payments made to third parties on your behalf. These are some examples:
In addition and if appropriate, there may also be a requirement to place an advertisement in the London Gazette to find creditors of a deceased estate. This advertisement costs approximately £150 plus VAT but you will be advised of this by us before the advertisement is placed.
In addition to the Grant only service and the Administration of Estates service, we can assist you in the sale of property in the estate. Our fees and disbursement for this are available upon request.
We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority No. 78231