What Is the Role of an Executor in a Will? An executor is a person who takes on the role of the deceased and is… Read More »What Does an Executor of a Will Do? The 2022 Update
Wills and Estates
One piece of advice, keeping your Will up to date is a smart idea before we start talking about tax issues. Not having an up-to-date… Read More »Inheritance Tax in Australia: The 2022 Guide
Even where a person makes a valid will it’s possible that an eligible person brings a family provision application (FPA) to the court for it… Read More »What Does Adequate Provision Mean in a Family Provision Application?
Central to the important responsibilities bestowed on a trusted person when you create an enduring power of attorney is the making of personal and financial… Read More »Can an Attorney Sign a Binding Death Nomination on My Behalf?
Do you know where your spouse or parent made a Will? If so, do you know where they keep it? Do they keep it in… Read More »How do I find a Will after Someone Dies?
In these unprecedented times, there is a renewed emphasis on family. People once again realize the importance of caring for their loved ones, especially older… Read More »Everything You Need to Know about a Granny Flat Agreement
Great news! You have just learned that a relative you never even knew of named you as a beneficiary in his Will. Unfortunately, that is… Read More »What are my rights as a Beneficiary in a Will or an Estate?
One very common question asked of lawyers, is what’s the difference between a Power of Attorney and Enduring Guardianship. The answer is partly to do… Read More »Difference Between Power of Attorney and Enduring Power of Attorney