Revision of the law of succession 2023
Find out which changes come into force as of January 2023 As of 1 January 2023, the statutory entitlements are being reduced, thereby allowing more freedom in the distribution of estates. The key changes in brief The statutory entitlement of children is being reduced from three quarters of the legal inheritance to half There will no longer be a statutory entitlement for surviving parents
Making a will
Some people have already given serious thought to making a will. For others, the idea will seem new. This article aims to guide and inform you about the essentials. Drafting a will is not an easy task and there are rules to follow. However, it is a vital document for protecting your family and ensuring that your final wishes for your estate are respected in cases where the law is silent.