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My mother has died leaving no will or power of attorney the

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My mother has died leaving no will or power of attorney the estate is small (less than £3000) her bank account was joint with me. Can I access the joint account now she has died and settle accounts like gas, phone etc UK Essex

Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
Yes you can. In a small estate there's no need to go through any formalities.
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