It has come to our attention that the Office of the Public Guardian for England and Wales (OPG) has admitted to charging excessive fees for registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney for the last 4 years.
They have advised 'We are committed to taking such steps as are necessary to make sure that people are made aware of, and receive, the refunds to which they are entitled.
No further information is currently available as to how this will happen, but rest assured we will keep you up to date on how to claim your refund.
5 July 2017
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