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A change to inheritance laws


A change to inheritance laws

As of 1st October there has been a change to the law covering the rights of people whose spouses or civil partners die without making a will.

Have a look at how some of the big news organisations have covered this story:-

BBC

Daily Telegraph

The Guardian

 

You may also find it useful to take a look at our page on Making a will.