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Intestacy Rules

The Intestacy Rules are rules that successive governments have implemented to distribute your estate if you do not make a will
 
A common misconception is that a spouse or civil partner will always inherit your entire estate just because you are married. This is simply not true. The only way this can happen is to make a will otherwise the Intestacy rules we take precedent over the distribution of your estate.
 
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