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Trust eSpeaking

23rd September 2016

Publications for download. See what is inside each addition.

Spring edition of Trust eSpeaking

Inside:

  • Beneficiaries' entitlement to trust information: A frustration for trustees
  • Trusts under attack by former spouses and partners: Trustees need to be cautious
  • Foreign trusts: Tightening up the rules
Autumn 2016 edition of Trust eSpeaking

Inside:

  • Increase in Claims on Estates: How you can help avoid a claim on your own estate
  • Your Will: Who pays for your funeral?
  • Parallel Trusts: Could be the best option for you
Spring 2015 edition of Trust eSpeaking

Inside:

  • Should you change your trustees? Always good to review
  • Worthy causes: Will your charitable donations reach the right people?
  • Trusts Update: A trust will need to have an IRD number to buy and sell residential property from 1 October 2015 - Companies acting as corporate trustees: 28 October is a critical date - Complying trusts
Spring 2014 edition of Trust eSpeaking

Inside:

  • Dying without a Will? Messy, expensive and time-consuming
  • Common Intention Constructive Trusts: The new weapon of trust law?
  • Importance of an 'Independent Trustee': Reduces risk 
Summer-Autumn 2014 edition of Trust eSpeaking

Inside:

  • Risks for Trustees: Health and safety, and other laws, can affect trustees
  • When a Trustee Loses Capacity: Removing and replacing incapacitated trustees
  • Looking into the Election Crystal Ball: A change in government may have implications for your trust 
Autumn 2013 edition of Trust eSpeaking

Inside:

  • Trust and Avoidance of Rest Home Fees: all quite tricky
  • Right to Decide About Funeral and Burial: still some uncertainties
  • Law Commission's Key Proposals for New Trust Legislation 

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