Wills & Estate Planning FAQs

At Norfolk Will Writing, we are keen to ensure that completing your Will should be as straightforward and simple as possible. With that in mind, we’ve compiled some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) we receive from clients which may be of help.

Why should I make a Will?
What happens if I die without a Will?
Can I make my own Will?
Do I need to appoint Guardians for my children?
I’m not married but live with a partner – what happens to my estate?
Doesn’t my spouse get everything when I die anyway?
Do I need to worry about taxes on my death?
Who are my Executors?
I already have a Will. How often should it be reviewed?
I was divorced recently, but how do I ensure that my ex-spouse does not receive anything under my Will?
My spouse and I have separated – do I need to change my Will?
What is a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)?