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Vol 24 No 9 Sept/Oct 2019

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Administration of Estates 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780852976043
ISBN: 0852976046
Published: August 2002
Publisher: Financial World Publishing
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

A clear understanding of the law in respect of estates needs to be applied to specific cases in the making of wills, intestate succession and distribution to beneficiaries.;This is a practical workbook that takes a chronological approach starting with pre-death issues and proceeding through intestate succession, donationes mortis cause and post-death issues, and obtaining a grant, oaths, inland revenue accounts, caveats and citations. Post-death estate administration and an analysis of incidence of legacies are also covered.

Wills and Probate
- Requirements for a valid will - capacity & formalities - Joint wills, mutual wills and secret trusts - Revocation - Alterations - Revival, republication and codicils - The content of a will - In testate succession - Donatio mortis causa - Provision for family & dependants - Obtaining a grant - Types of grants and oaths - Affidavits, renunciation and revocation - Forms and post death variations - Construction - Valuation and realisation of assets - Debts liabilities and expenses - Distribution to beneficiaries - Election, satisfaction and performance - Specimen wills