Wills & Probates
Price list for wills, lasting power of attorney, probate, full estate administration service and setting up a trust
How much does it cost to make a Will?
A range of costs.
How much does it cost to register an Enduring Power of Attorney?
The fees for registering an Enduring Power of Attorney, following loss of capacity is £1,000 plus VAT, (which includes a £600 solicitor’s fee and £82 Court fees).
Probate: Grant only service
Our Grant only service can be a cost effective way to obtain a Grant of Probate for a simple estate. KMT will draft a Grant of Probate (or Grant of Letters of Administration) using information provided by the family.
Grant only fees are:-
Where a simplified estate form (IHT205) is submitted - £2,500 plus VAT
Where a full estate form (IHT400) is submitted - £3,500 plus VAT
Full estate administration service
As a guide, the fees for full estate administration will typically start from £3,000 - £5,000 plus VAT for
a very straightforward estate whilst fees for complex estates can exceed £25,000 plus VAT.
What are the fees for setting up a trust?
A lifetime discretionary trust or life interest trust designed to hold cash or investments will cost around £2,000 plus VAT to set up.
How much does it cost to register a Lasting Power of Attorney?
A single and Property and Affairs Lasting Power of Attorney document - £1,000 plus disbursement fee of £82.
A pair of similar Property and Affairs Lasting Power of Attorney documents - £1,500 excluding VAT plus disbursement fee of £164.