Annoying: Increase the cost of the certificate of inheritance: Here you how you can save costs the fees for the issue of inheritance is since August 1, 2013 significantly rose, on average by almost 20%. What is a certificate of inheritance? The certificate of inheritance is a legitimation paper of the heir. With this, you can have the discount, so for example a House sell or train called the deceased account. The certificate of inheritance is an official witness. It provides information about the person of the deceased, his heirs (with multiple on its shares, heritage quotas) and if present restrictions of the heir or the community of heirs, such as about the pre-and Nacherbschaft or an execution of the will. In recent months,
Depending on the circumstances, the request by a lawyer for inheritance law can be cheaper than the request by the notary. With a net discount value (the value of the estate less liabilities) of 100,000 the notary receives a 1.0 fee GNotKG for the recording of the application after KV No. 23300 amounting to 273,00. In addition come the expenses such as telephone and postage, as well as the VAT of currently 19%. The issuance of the certificate of inheritance a 273,00 EUR at the probate fee again, therefore total a total fee of euro 546,00. A discount value of 300,000 euros, fees of nearly 800 euros would be created. To reduce costs, it is now important to consider which debt may be deducted from the discount. Particularly galling to the reform of the cost: the cost of applying for the certificate of inheritance can be reduced no longer that the inheritance is used only for purposes of rectification of the land register. Is it always necessary to apply for a certificate of inheritance? No, often there is no inheritance because the estate without can be handled, this is about if there are certified or notarial powers that apply, beyond death, a notarial Testament was built just no proof of the law of succession is necessary or this can be provided otherwise. Usually the discount real estate may be sold with a certified or notarial power of Attorney, which applies beyond death. Then eliminates the otherwise necessary rectification of the land register. With the notarial power of attorney can be basically also has the deceased account, even beyond death. As far as questions the Bank authority who certified or notarial power of attorney will always be considered should the retirement planning. Additional note by the lawyer for inheritance, Dr. W. Buerstedde to the certificate of inheritance proceedings and to apply for the certificate of inheritance, see under: Dr.