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Changes to the Probate Office

It first came to my attention that John Glennon was appointed as the Principal Probate Officer was when I was ...
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Title for a Cousin

It is not often that you may have to go out as far as a cousin for an intestate title ...
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New Guidance on Rights of Residence

Revenue by means of ebrief 163/22 of the 1st of September 2022 has issued consolidated guidance on the treatment of ...
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Assisted Decision Making – Seanad Amendments

Just a short note to state that the Seanad amendments to be debated at Committee Stage of the Assisted Decision-Making ...
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Assisted Decision-Making – Where are we now?

In last week's blogs we noted that the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Bill 2022 had its second reading in the ...
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Assisted Decision Making – Commencement Update

Just a short note to state that it appears that The Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth (DCEDIY) ...
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Lapse and married beneficiaries

Last week I took the opportunity to suggest that it is always worthwhile to remind those drafting wills to consider ...
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Gift over

When will drafting one naturally looks at the wishes of the testator and who are the intended beneficiaries. However all ...
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Residuary Clauses – Partial Intestacy

We all know the importance of having a residuary clause, however, it is not something that clients focus on and ...
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Certificate of Discharge and First Registration

Just a quick reminder that when making a first registration application to the Land Registry based on possession, you will ...
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Joint Bank Accounts and Clearance Procedures

We have dedicated a number of blogs on this site to the question of dealing with the new Revenue procedures ...
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Married couples, Revenue Clearance and deceased cases

Dealing with a married couple in the new regime of Revenue Clearance for income tax matters of a deceased spouse ...
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