Wills and Probate

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A guide to making a Will

Posted: 24 January

A Will is the only way to ensure that your property and loved ones are protected upon your death around 58% of adults do not have a current, valid will. Without one, the Government directs, in a strict specified...

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Will Aid 2022 is now OPEN!

Posted: 01 September

What is Will Aid? Will Aid is a fundraising campaign run by nine leading UK charities. How does it work? Each year THB Solicitors helps raise money for Will Aid by writing Wills, for free, in exchange for a...

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The Trust Registration Service (TRS) & it’s deadline 1 September 2022.

Posted: 29 August

What is it? The UK Trust Registration Service (‘TRS’) is a register of the beneficial ownership of trusts. The service, first introduced in 2017, is aimed at tackling money laundering, serious crime and terrorist financing.  The 2017 TRS only...

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Inheritance tax – The Importance of Lifetime Planning

Posted: 14 July

HMRC Recent Figures…. It was recently revealed by the HM Revenue & Customs that Inheritance Tax receipts during April 2022 totalled an eye-watering £0.5 billion. This is £10 million higher than during the same period in 2021. This soar...

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THB Solicitors Recognised by Willaid

Posted: 18 June

Each year THB Solicitors helps to raise money for Willaid by writing wills for free in exchange for a charitable donation to Willaid. THB Solicitors have been participating in Willaid since 2012 and since that time we have managed...

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I already have a Will, why do I need to update it?

Posted: 18 June

For such a long time, eating out, going to the cinema and even going to the gym were things of fantasy, so instead our lives were filled by spending time with family (virtually or otherwise), running errands for neighbours...

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Last Power of Attorney Promotion – 50% Off

Posted: 28 September

“Autumn Promotion”   THB Solicitors will be offering a 50% discount on all new Lasting Power of Attorney instructions received during the month of October.   Contact our Chelmsford office or our Shoebury office for more information.   Chelmsford...

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Supporting Key Workers and the Community

Posted: 20 April

THB Solicitors are proud to support our key workers and the community through this difficult time.   We are currently offering all key workers a 20% discount off of the cost of our Will, Lasting Power of Attorney and...

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Ongoing Coronavirus Update – 31st March 2020

Posted: 31 March

Taylor Haldane Barlex are complying with social distancing rules and at present we are unable to facilitate visits to our offices. All Fee Earners in all Departments can offer one-to-one and group Meetings either face-to-face (circumstances permitting), via Video...

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Coronavirus Update – 23rd March 2020

Posted: 23 March

In light of the current Government and Health advice, with effect from the 23rd March 2020 THB staff will be working from home. All current and future appointments will be dealt with remotely. Our offices can still be contacted...

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What will the Housing Market look like for buyers in 2023?

2022 was a turbulent year for the property market, with house prices rising then...

- 26 January 2023

A guide to making a Will

A Will is the only way to ensure that your property and loved ones...

- 24 January 2023

Home Office Review into Police Officer Dismissals – What does this mean?

In the last thirty years or so the Police (Conduct) Regulations have changed immeasurably. ...

- 20 January 2023