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if PROFESSIONAL SOLICITORS ARE EXECUTORS AND PAY AN UNDERPAYMENT

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if PROFESSIONAL SOLICITORS ARE EXECUTORS AND PAY AN UNDERPAYMENT OF IHT WHO IS RESPONSIBLE? THEM OR BENFICIARIES?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Could you explain a little more about what has happened please?
Clare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
A beneficiary is been asked to pay Iht in the estate of her late friend who died in 2008. The partners in the solicitors were executors. Surely they personally or their professional indemnity should pay for their mistake
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
How did the mistake arise?
Clare