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The latest news from Simplify Probate


  • Government confirms change to Probate Court Fees

    The UK government has officially confirmed that probate fees in England and Wales will change to a new banded fee system, where fees will increase in line with the value of the estate. No official start date has been published, but subject to parliamentary approval, the new fees are expected to be implemented from May 2017.

  • New Year, New Will?

    The New Year months of January and February are a traditional time for new resolutions and, according to leading probate specialist, Simplify Probate, checking out your will should be high on the checklist.

  • 90% Have No Plans For Digital Legacy

    What happens to your digital life after you die? Find out more.

  • Simplify Welcomes HSBC Probate Customers

    We have been carefully selected by HSBC to take over their probate services and have been providing probate services to banks for over twenty five years so you can be sure your benficiaries will be looked after by experienced probate specialists.