Download HMRC template letter for deceased

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[HMRC & Address] [Your Name & Address]                                                                    



19 February 2023      


Dear Sir/Madam


Re: The Estate of [Deceased Name] deceased  

NI Number: [National Insurance Name]


I am the personal representative of the above-named deceased, who died on the date [xxx]. I have attached the death certificate for you to note and return.


In respect of the above, please:


  1. Forward to us any forms you require complete for the current tax year.
  2. Confirm that no outstanding tax returns are due for the previous tax year.
  3. Advise us whether there is any outstanding income tax liability as of the date of death.
  4. Kindly ensure all future correspondence regarding income tax is sent to me at the above address.


I thank you for your help in the above matter. Should you wish to contact me, you can email me at: [xxxxxx]


Yours Sincerely 




[Your Name]