FAQ’s Frequently Asked Questions

1. What areas do you cover?

All the Towns and Villages in Essex and Suffolk.

2. How do Hoskin Estate Planning work?

We will visit you either morning, afternoon or evening. We will take your initial instructions in about 60 minutes, then return with the completed documents for witnessing in around 21 days.

3. What are the costs?

This will vary according to your particular circumstances, but generally clients are satisfied that we give good value for the services offered, plus we visit you at your own home.

4. Do Hoskin Estate Planning offer any other services?

YES We can also help you with Equity Release, Mortgages, Personal and Household Insurance, Financial Investments, and Property Conveyancing matters by connecting you with our Network Partners.

5. Will my personal details remain confidential?

Hoskin Estate Planning is registered under the Data Protection Act 1998, therefore all information disclosed to us will remain totally confidential.

6. What is Probate?

The definition of Probate is ‘Proof’. The term Probate is generally used to describe the administration process of a person’s estate. It involves confirming all assets and charges against the estate.

7. What does the word ‘Estate’ mean?

‘Estate’ means the total value of all assets, possessions and properties owned by the deceased at the time of death.

8. Can Civil Partners have Mirror Wills drawn up?

Yes, as a Civil Partnership is enshrined in law, the same Property Protection and Inheritance Tax rules apply as for a married couple.

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