Published on 11 May 06
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper looks at:
- who can claim against your Estate, eg. ex-spouse, step-children, grandchildren, housekeepers, etc.?
- how can a claim be made?
- factors which the Court will take into account
- who pays for the costs, the estate or the claimant?
- how to settle claims cost effectively.
Richard is a Barrister on the Victorian Bar.
- Current at
20 April 2006