Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 23 No 3 March/April 2018

Book of the Month

Cover of Scamell and Gasztowicz on Land Covenants

Scamell and Gasztowicz on Land Covenants

Price: £225.00

Offers for Newly Called Barristers & Students

Special Discounts for Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
A Practitioner's Guide to Executorship and Administration 7th ed isbn 9781847661111

A Practitioner's Guide to Executorship and Administration 6th ed

Image not available lge

ISBN13: 9781845925390
ISBN: 1845925394
New Edition ISBN: 9781847661111
Published: October 2004
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

A Practitioner's Guide to Executorship and Administration is an up-to-date, concise and thorough guide to all matters pertaining to the executorship and administration of an estate. The handbook provides guidance to the administration of estates of those dying testate, intestate or partially intestate, from taking initial instructions to preparing final accounts and distributing the estate.

The handbook discusses wills, identifying the estate's assets and liabilities, preparing the Inland Revenue Account and the application for the grant, executors, Inheritance tax, the grant and collecting in and distributing the estate. A host of forms and useful addresses are included. This new edition has been completely rewritten by one of our leading authors. It is an invaluable guide for lawyers, accountants, bankers and everyone involved in the administration of estates.

Previous ISBN 9780754526056

Image not available lge
Wills and Probate
1: Overview;2: Immediate post death procedure;3: Collecting the required information;4: Types of grant;5: Procedure for obtaining the grant in straightforward cases;6: Drafting the oath, and any other affidavits required to obtain a grant;7: Drafting the Inland Revenue account;8: Post grant procedure;9: Powers of the personal representatives;10: Completion of the administration;11: Problems with wills;12: Standing searches, caveats, citations and applications for an order to attend for examination or for a subpoena to bring in a will;13: Inheritance Tax;14: Capital Gains Tax;15: Income Tax;16: Tax consequences of dirrerent gifts. Variations and disclaimers;17: Taxation of settlements