The law determines who inherits. So depending on your marital status and family situation, the answer to this question is different.
There are different types, each with their advantages and disadvantages. Essential, though, is that you record it. Read how to do that here.
Your husband or wife has died; This brings a mountain of grief but unfortunately also a lot of paperwork. What are your rights now?
Your mother or father has passed away. This brings a mountain of grief but unfortunately also a lot of paperwork. What are your rights now?
When you inherit, you have to pay tax on the inheritance, called the 'inheritance tax. This is calculated on the value of the inheritance and varies from region to region.
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Two topics we would rather stay away from, but sometimes you do find yourself in a situation where you are confronted with these issues.
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Finally, your own place! Did you buy or sell, rent or let. A home should be a safe haven, no matter what.
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