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For many people, the most valuable asset in their estate on death is their residential property. The value of the property, particularly in cities like Edinburgh, can mean that otherwise small estates become subject to Inheritance Tax. It is important to report an accurate value of the property to HMRC for Inheritance Tax purposes, with fluctuations in the market making this quite challenging for non-professionals.

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When someone dies it is the responsibility of their executor to wind up their estate and distribute their assets in accordance with the deceased’s will (or the laws of intestacy if there is no Will). 

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