How much does Probate cost?

We offer a highly tailored service to each of our clients

The cost can vary dependent on the work you would like us to carry out.

If someone has died and you need help with Probate or would like to discuss your situation, contact us today and speak to our friendly Probate team.

To better understand the Probate Journey click here.

A Guide to Right Probate and Conveyancing Costs*

Grant Only

IHT205 Form Only – £1,250.00 plus VAT and disbursements

IHT205 Form + IHT217 Form (Transfer Nil Rate Band) – £1,750.00 plus VAT and disbursements

IHT400 Forms – £2,500.00 plus VAT and disbursements

Full Admin

An estimate of 1.5% plus VAT of the gross value of the estate for inheritance tax purposes, subject to a minimum fee of £2,500.00 plus VAT.

Please note, the complexity of the administration may require a higher fee. Once our ‘Fact Find’ document has been received it will be reviewed and then we contact you again to confirm the costs with you.

Everything is transparent and there are no hidden costs.

Other

Deeds of variation need to be quoted on request.

Trust Administration is charged hourly at £225 plus VAT.

Conveyancing

Transfer/Assent (including registration of a property will trust) of registered land
£400 plus VAT and disbursements

Transfer/Assent (including registration of a property will trust) of unregistered land
£500 + VAT and disbursements

Sale of a property that is either registered/unregistered (freehold)
£600 + VAT and disbursements

Sale of a property that is either registered/unregistered (Leasehold)
£700 + VAT and disbursements

Declaration of trust
Estimate of £350 plus VAT –once reviewed a fixed cost will be given.

* Please note these prices are estimates for a standard case, a full case specific estimate can be obtained on request. Factors that could increase the overall costs are; value of estate, complexity and if contentious.

If someone has died and you need help with Probate or would like to discuss your situation, contact us today and speak to our friendly Probate team.

To better understand the Probate Journey click here.

The above abbreviations:

IHT 205 – HMRC form for a non-taxable estate

IHT 400 – HMRC form involving a more comprehensive tax submission

TNRB – Transferring an unused inheritance tax allowance from a deceased husband/wife/civil partner

RNRB – Additional tax allowance applicable when property passes to a direct descendant

TRNRB – Transferring an unused RNRB from a deceased husband/wife/civil partner

Disbursement – for example; Probate Court fee (£155) Oath Fee (£5-£10) Land Registry fee (varies) Office Copies (£3)

We will work with you to guide you through the administration process

We advise you along every step to ensure that the Estate is administered in accordance with the wishes of the deceased.

Speak to our friendly team today for Wills and Probate support.

Speak to our friendly team today and find out how we can help you with Probate

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