Through many years of experience, Hart Reade’s Probate Departments in Eastbourne, Hailsham, Polegate and Meads, in East Sussex are able to provide a sympathetic, thoughtful and efficient service in the administration of estates.
We ensure the process is carried out as quickly as possible and at a cost that is proportionate to the value of the estate and the complexity of the deceased’s affairs. We aim to involve the family and beneficiaries where appropriate and will provide them with all necessary information about the administration. We also provide a Probate Guide which gives a clear explanation of the legal process and terminology.
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We are based in Eastbourne, Hailsham and Polegate in East Sussex, but with matters such as dealing with Probate and the administration of estates, we will always come and visit you in your own home, where necessary.
Income Tax rules make it particularly important for these matters to be dealt with efficiently, and with careful thought to the timing of amounts paid to residuary beneficiaries. We look to keep executors advised of progress and provide written confirmation of instructions received and advice given.
There are complex and delicate matters which can arise during an administration: claims against the estate, division of personal chattels and tax considerations where the interests of beneficiaries may not coincide. Our experience and the personal service we provide help to overcome such difficulties.
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To discuss matters further or to make an appointment please contact us.
Eastbourne 01323 727321
Hailsham 01323 841481
Polegate 01323 487051
Meads 01323 407577