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My daughter has to provide a solictitors letter to say that

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My daughter has to provide a solictitors letter to say that my parents are separated. We have been apart for about 3 years but have not talked about divorce as this may not be on the cards...or maybe it will in the future I don't know. My husband still pays for the council tax and a couple of other bills to help out but I get employment seekers allowance for a single person. This is all the evidence I have and yet the finance company will not accept this. Can you tell me how I go about getting a letter and how much it will be. Thanks
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
Hello,
A High Street solicitor should be able to assist you.
You may each both make statutory declarations that you are both separated from each other and have been living apart for the last 3 years.
A solicitor will then witness your signatures in their capacity as a commissioner for oaths.
In this case, you do not need to get a solicitors letter unless a solicitor knows you both personally and is willing to write that you are both separated indeed.
It should all be done in under £100, you can shop around to see which solicitor is able to assist you and at what price.
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