Wills - Making a Will

Can you believe that over 70% of the UK population does not have a current Will that is an accurate reflection of their financial circumstances and the personal choices at the time of their death?  Making a Will creates certainty, reduces worry and gives you the peace of mind of knowing exactly how your money, property and possessions will be dealt with after your death.

 A Will guides those who are left behind and saves worry and heartache at a time of great emotional stress. Making a Will is usually the first step to take in structuring your affairs in order to minimise your liability for Inheritance Tax.

Our services include :-

  • Gifts to members of your family
  • Issues in Wills such as; guardianship, adoption and divorce - including contact and residence issues relating to children.
  • Obtaining grants of probate
  • Preparation and registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney - both Property and Financial Affairs and Health and Welfare versions.
  • Preparation of Wills, trusts and deeds
  • Reviewing and amending Wills
  • Winding up and distributing estates

 

Lovely friendly staff, easy to talk to.

Fast, friendly service, clear understanding of our needs, clearly explained in simple English. Many thanks to you Anne and your assistant.

Many thanks for advice and understanding when dealing with a difficult and emotional time in my life.

Anne Slade was completely compassionate, efficient and extremely helpful in dealing with probate for my late husband’s property. She took a huge ‘weight’ off my shoulders at this difficult and sad time.

Anne Slade has been an excellent advisor and help at a very traumatic time.

Everyone was very helpful and explained things very well. I couldn’t be happier. Thank you.

Sensitive work with elderly relatives much appreciated.

You were very helpful at our sad time.

Thank you for the way you handled our affairs at this difficult time.

Thank you for the security of knowing you are there.

Clive Smale
Senior Partner
Bideford
Toby Rowland
Partner
Bude
Claire Woolsey
Partner
Holsworthy
Anne Slade
Partner
Bideford
Alex Betambeau
Partner
Okehampton