Estate Administration

Guidance and expertise for long-term security.

Short Richardson & Forth have considerable experience in administering estates on behalf of the executors and provide a professional, reliable and understanding approach.

Someone passing away can be a very difficult and emotional time. There are many things to deal with and the thought of administering the estate, can seem very daunting and upsetting.

Short Richardson & Forth can assist but our involvement will be dictated to by you. We can provide you with guidance as and when you require it, or we can simply do everything that is required in administering the estate leaving you safe in the knowledge that matters will be dealt with professionally on your behalf.

Whether the estate has few assets or contains several, consists of property and bank accounts or business / agricultural interests, shares and investments, Short Richardson & Forth can assist. We will, for example, obtain probate valuations, prepare the necessary account for H M Revenue and Customs, arrange payment of tax (if applicable), obtain the Grant of Representation, gather assets, prepare estate accounts and attend to the distribution of assets.