Winding Up of Deceased Estates

We Provide Fast and Efficient Service

Steere Attorneys recognises that dealing with the winding up of an estate following the death of a loved one can be an emotionally difficult and complex process. Our approach is one of sensitivity to the feelings and needs of family members and our extensive experience enables us to finalise the winding up of an estate in the shortest time possible, avoiding costly delays. Our streamlined processes make us affordable and practical, with the aim of minimising the legal costs for the estate and heirs.

At Steere Attorneys, our services include:

  • Obtaining Letters of Executorship from the Master of the High Court
  • Collecting of all assets and payment of all creditors
  • Settling of all amounts owing to SARS, including income tax, Capital Gains Tax and Estate Duty
  • Drafting the First and Final Liquidation and Distribution Account
  • Distribution of all assets to the heirs
  • Transfers of all immovable property in the estate
  • Resolution of disputes and litigation relating to deceased estates
  • Re-sealing Probate in South Africa for non-residents with South African assets
  • Winding up of foreign estates of South African residents

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