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Old 28.09.2020, 13:13
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Re: New inheritance law. (2020/21)

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A couple of points here as things currently stand. If you have debts which exceed the value of the estate, and your heirs accept the will, they will be liable for the debts.

If you still have assets in the UK, a home, bank accounts etc, it could be wise to make 2 wills, one for the UK assets and one for the Swiss assets. Part of the reason for making a will in Switzerland is that it does allow you to make donations to charity and friends, up to 10% of the estates net value I believe.
In the UK you can donate part of your estate to charity and avoid paying inheritance tax on this portion...