What does the executor need to do next? How do you register a death? How do you obtain probate? All this, and more about the costs associated with passing on an estate from Wren Sterling’s Head of Later Life Advice.
Whether we agree with it or not, most of us understand the concept of paying for our later life care. Most people are careful and do not want to pay more than necessary, although paying for your own care brings with it the choice of where and how you are cared for. Find out more in this article from our partners, The Will Writing Company.
The next time you move house, you could let out, rather than sell, your old home so that the rent covers the mortgage interest and other expenses. When you eventually sell this property, the proportion of the gain relating to the period when it was occupied as your main home will be exempt from tax. [...]