Administering An Estate

I reduce the stress involved at the process . I set out the process and the time scale, so you know what to expect.

Shona Madden
Solicitor

How to start administering an Estate

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Locate the Will

Locate the original Will. It will name the Executors, who become the trustees of all of the deceased’s assets, from the date of death. 

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House

If the house of deceased is vacant, make sure it is insured and secure. 

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Death Certificate

Order a death certificate for the deceased. 

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Accounts

You should advise the state pension that the death has occurred, to avoid over payments being made to the account. 

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Assets

Print off bank statements, policy documents and other assets to begin preparing a schedule of assets for the deceased.