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DORSET SOLICITORS FOR BUSINESS AND PERSONAL LIFE

How much do we charge to apply for a Grant of Representation?

We can help you through this difficult process by obtaining the Grant of Representation (including drafting the inheritance tax form) on your behalf. 

How much does this service cost?

We charge a fixed fee of £895.00 to £995.00 (depending on complexity) plus VAT & disbursements for our assistance in obtaining the grant of representation when there is no inheritance tax to be paid.

There is an additional fee of £195.00 plus VAT if an application to transfer an unused nil rate band is needed to reduce the inheritance tax liability.

Example:

Legal fees:

£895.00

           VAT:

£179.00

Application fee:

£162.50

Total price:

£1,236.50


The probate application fee is a disbursement which is payable to HM Courts & Tribunals Services. 

What does the fixed fee service include?


Our fee assumes that: 


How long will this take?

On average, this type of application is completed within six weeks.