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Wills special: how to address the financial affairs of an elderly patient with mental impairment

Wills, inheritance tax and how to arrange an enduring power of attorney

27th November, 2016

Mary is single and aged 62, she worked all her life in Ireland. She has just retired from work as a civil servant and has been living in her mother’s house for the last four years caring for her mother. Her mother Catherine is 85 and has recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.

Mary owns her own house which she has let out for the last number of years. Mary has one brother,...

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