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Why do I need power of attorney to look after my exes uncle

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Why do I need power of attorney to look after my exes uncle when I am willing to look after him on a daily basis and what does power of attorney involve
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 months ago.

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A Power of Attorney gives you the right to either deal with finances or make decisions about his welfare - depending which one you have.

This means that anyone involved in the care of this person has to consult you on the way forward.

You can read more here

https://www.gov.uk/power-of-attorney/overview

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