Following months of uncertainty, the Government has announced that it will not be increasing probate application fees in 2020.
The fees will remain at £155 for solicitor applications (£215 for individuals), avoiding a controversial rise of to up to £6,000 in application fees for some estates.
Beaujeux Wilde & King welcomes the news, which should relieve some pressure on probate registries and reduce the current delays in issuing Grants of Probate.
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