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What is Estate Administration?

Estate Administration is the process of dealing with your estate when you are no longer around. It can be a complicated process and you should consider who you choose to be your Executor very carefully. Your Executor have the responsibility of applying for the official approval for Estate Administration, drawing in all assets, paying any liabilities and then distributing your assets in accordance with your wishes.

An Executor is someone who has been appointed under your Will to deal with the Estate Administration. An Executor is entitled to apply for Grant of Probate – a legal document issued by the Probate Registry that grants authority to administer estate of deceased person. If you die without a Will, your close relative would be an Administrator who will be entitled to apply for Letter of Administration.

The legal process of getting official approval for Estate Administration – obtaining either Grant of Probate or Letter of Administration – is known as “Probate”. The grief associated with the loss of a loved one can be overwhelming and having to deal with the Probate process, complex forms and the loss of a loved one can often be too much.

Philips Trust Corporation can help to take stress away from your loved ones and handle everything in transparent and timely manner.

Speak to a member of our professional team for more information.

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Our Trust administrator Fiona was most understanding of elderly people and our position. She made everything clear so we understood what to do next. Always pleasant and cheerful. Help beyond to exit from Trust with previous company as we were getting nowhere. True gold, 1st class.

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