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Fergusson Law Edinburgh Solicitors – Fixed Fees Service
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Fergusson Law, Solicitors in Edinburgh – Private client legal services

Executries

Our fixed fees include identifying and valuing the deceased’s assets and liabilities, drawing up an inventory of the estate, and completing the documentation required to apply for Confirmation, submitting the Inheritance Tax Return and arranging payment of any inheritance tax due, ingathering the deceased’s estate, paying any debts, and distributing in accordance with the deceased’s wishes or the laws of intestacy, drawing up an account and finalising the executry tax affairs. The basic fee is  £2,500 which may be adjusted upwards or downwards, by agreement, at our first consultation.  This consultation is free and with no obligation. 

The basic fee for an estate where Inheritance tax is payable is £6,500 which may be adjusted upwards or downwards, by agreement, at our first consultation. This consultation is free and with no obligation.

The scope of work covered by the fixed fee comprises the administration of an estate which proceeds normally. Exclusions apply to non-standard work, such as contentious matters, which will be explained to you before you accept the quote. There may be cash outlays to external parties in addition.  These will be explained to you at our first, free, consultation.

If the executry involves complex business or property ownership issues, please contact us for a tailored quote.