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Probate Services

Probate Services

Dealing with Wills and Probate and estates can be an expensive and stressful experience. The loss of a member of your family, or a close friend, is always a difficult time. Whilst still coping with emotional shock, the legal requirements imposed on you can be extensive and surprisingly expensive. Bradshaw Johnson are highly experienced in this area and will work with you, at your pace, to bring about the best outcome.


To help you through this difficult time, Bradshaw Johnson can offer you the following probate services in a friendly, cost-effective and professional environment:


  1. Obtaining grant of probate:
  • Complete all Inheritance Tax and other legal forms
  • Liaise with banks and building societies
  • Identify and protect the assets of the estate


  1. Estate administration:
  • Arrange the sale of property, investments and other assets as necessary
  • Settle Liabilities
  • Liaise with the executors
  • Distribute the assets of the estate to beneficiaries
  • Prepare full administration accounts


  1. Inheritance Tax:
  • Minimise Inheritance Tax obligations
  • Pay Inheritance Tax, if applicable, and any debts of the estate on your behalf
  • We do not charge according to the value of the estate, so there are no unforeseen, but substantial, extra costs.


Bradshaw Johnson Chartered Accountants have been established for over 50 years and in that time, we have built a strong reputation for delivering what we promise. We strive to operate as a friendly and dynamic practice and pride ourselves on developing long term client relationships, some of our existing clients have been with us for over 40 years – testament in itself to the level of service that we offer each and every one of our clients.


To find out about more of the other accountancy services that we offer, please feel free to contact us.


Bradshaw Johnson Chartered Accountants are Licensed by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales to carry out the reserved legal activity of non-contentious probate services in England and Wales.



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