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Wills and estate planning information guide

Making a will can give you and your family peace of mind knowing that your wishes will be met after you die. Whether you haven’t got round to it yet, or you’ve deliberately put it off, this guide provides practical advice to help you get started.

This guide explains the process of making and updating your will and advises on when you should seek professional advice. It covers:

  • why you should make a will
  • how to value your estate
  • what to include in your will
  • how to change or update a will
  • Inheritance Tax.

It also lists useful organisations that you can contact for further legal advice information and assistance in making your will.

Download your guide (3 MB)

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If you'd like to place an order for yourself, you can call our advice line on 0800 678 1602 or email us at orders@ageuk.co.uk – please include your full postal address and allow 10 days for delivery.

Need this guide in another format?

This guide is also available in other formats if that's more suitable for you.

  • You can request a free printed copy of this guide that we'll post to you. 
  • You can also request this guide in large print or audio format.

To request any of these options, you can call the advice line on 0800 678 1602.

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Last updated: Dec 06 2023

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