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(A) understands basic English, and with the help of an interpreter, gave (B) instructions for a Will. (A) has said that she will struggle to read a Will in English. (B)...

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A and B own land as tenants in common in equal shares. A has died and B is untraceable. A’s personal representatives need to sell the land. What are their options in this...

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A and B owned a property as beneficial tenants in common and A has died. Does B need to appoint a second trustee of the legal title of the property to overreach the...

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A deed of variation to a Will has been prepared to include a discretionary trust with named charities and individual family members as beneficiaries. Will it be possible...

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A discretionary Will trust (established six months ago) has three beneficiaries (X, Y and Z). X wishes to buy out the shares of Y and Z. Is stamp duty land tax payable on...

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A French born intestate deceased was domiciled and paid tax in the UK. The majority of their assets (all but £700) are held in France. Would income and CGT on the estate...

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A has inherited a share of their parents' property subject to a life interest granted to the surviving parent. A is also the executor: does A need to take steps to...

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A partial intestacy has arisen as a result of a deed of disclaimer by a beneficiary under a Will. Probate of the Will has been applied for and granted. What action is...

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