Probate – Overall costs:

Item Amount VAT Total
Legal Fees to obtaining the Grant £2000.00 £400.00 £2400.00
Legal Fees for Estate administration £3000.00 £600.00 £3600.00
Legal Fee Estimated Total £5000.00 £1000.00 £6000.00
Probate Fee £155.00 £155.00
Office Copies for the Grant of Probate (6 copies) £3.00 £3.00
Commissioners fees for Swearing Oath of probate (2 Executors) £14.00 £14.00
Land Registry Search fee £3.00 £3.00
Bankruptcy Search fee (per beneficiary) £0.50 £0.50
Post in the Local Newspaper & London Gazette £188.00 £188.00
Land Registry assent fee (£500,000 property) £80.00 £80.00
Bank charges £30.00 £6.00 £36.00
Total costs £6479.50