EXECUTORS BEWARE

In an unusual case an Executor has been held in contempt of Court. It seems to have been a typical family situation with one of three siblings taking on the role of Executor. Unfortunately, he then proceeded to do nothing useful in the administration of the estate and...

Coronavirus -Wills

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-52215141 Tassells are very much open for business and ready to help with wills. We are of course aware of the practical problems associated with the vitally important issue of ensuring that the will is properly executed, and are...

Court business as usual

If you’re involved in a dispute and want to take legal advice or action that will still be possible even under the present restrictions. The government has ordered that court business should continue as far as possible as normal. Documents can be filed electronically,...

Wills and Young People

It may seem unthinkable preparing for the end of your life at a young age. However, there are many valid reasons as to why it is a good idea to get yourself a Will and Life Insurance in place sooner, rather than later. Unmarried Couples As more people tend to either...

Taking Care with Wills

Some aspects of Wills are obvious; some are less obvious given the passage of time. People often make Wills and then do not make further Wills for 20 or 25 years. Lots can change. There is a danger of your wishes being undermined by events.Gifts of Bank Accounts and...