A fast track application for Letters of Administration must be made through a Jersey agent such as Parslows Jersey.
Under Jersey law unless a Jersey estate is worth less than £10,000 at the date of death, Jersey Letters of Administration are required to enable the personal representatives to administer the Jersey estate.
While there are no death duties, estate duty, inheritance tax or capital gains taxes in Jersey, stamp duty is payable.
|Value (at date of death)||Stamp duty|
|£00.00 – £10,000||Nil|
|£10,001 – £20,000||£100|
|£20,001 – £30,000||£150|
|£30,001 – £40,000||£200|
|£40,001 – £50,000||£250|
|£50,001 – £60,000||£300|
|£60,001 – £70,000||£350|
|£70,001 – £80,000||£400|
|£80,001 – £90,000||£450|
|£90,001 – £100,000||£500|
Thereafter, for each £10,000 (or part thereof) add £75.
The Probate Registrar will also levy a flat stamp duty fee on all applications. This is presently £80.
Please also note that the Royal Court Probate Department reserves the right to charge an additional sum of £75.00 for reviewing paperwork pursuant to an application.
The following documents are required to make a Jersey Letters of Administration application:
To enable us to proceed with the fast track application for Letters of Administration we will require the following confirmations:-
Natalie Jenner | Partner | Jersey Probate
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