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What Taxes Do You Need to Factor in When Selling Inherited Property?

There are two taxes that you need to take into consideration when you are looking to sell an inherited property – Capital Gains Tax and Inheritance Tax.  Capital Gains Tax – If the inherited property increases in value between the time the owner died and when it sells, Capital Gains Tax may be liable against …

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Can You Sell Inherited Property Before Probate Has Been Granted?

Can You Sell Inherited Property Before Probate Has Been Granted?

The simple answer is – no, you cannot legally sell inherited property before the probate has been granted. It is possible, though, to get the ball rolling and instruct your estate agent or agency to start advertising the property in question for sale before you have received probate.  This is actually a very common practice …

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What Problems Can Arise As a Result Having a Mineshaft Near House?

Previously active mines and the associated activities conducted there can have a serious impact on property and the surrounding area. It is important to be aware of these when you are interested in buying a property with mineshafts near them. Some of the impacts include: Subsidence – this is perhaps one of the biggest issues …

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What Checks and Reports Are Carried Out If There’s a Mineshaft Near House?

As there are still active mines, around 2,000, dotted up and down the country that you need to be aware of, as well as a rough estimation of 150,000 disused and abandoned mine, there are various searches and reports that are designed to assess the safety of areas involved in mining in the past, present …

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