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Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  24 years experience. Admitted in New South Wales and the UK.
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Married UK citizens. We own a Melbourne Australia flat. We

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Married UK citizens. We own a Melbourne Australia flat. We are currently updating our Wills in the UK which benefit our 3 adult children.question. Do we need to have an Australian will, or, will our UK wills cover this?

Hi, I am Leon, a NSW Solicitor. I am reviewing your question and will reply again in a moment.

You can have 1 will in the uk

You can mention the property in Melbourn in that will.

But you haver to get the probate re-sealed in Victoria for it to be distributed as per the will.

You may consider 2 wills one in australia. If the unit is to go to an Uatralian Resident then they can deal with it here and no death duty paid in the UK

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
At death or a sale of this flat isthere Aust tax levied?