- The founder/settler or donor
- The trustees
- The beneficiaries
- Land or immovable property
- Protection of assets from creditors
Protect your assets from potential creditors by placing ownership of these assets into the Trust.
- Succession planning and continuity
A Trust can span multiple generations which allows for proper and seamless succession planning.
- Flexibility and discretion
Assets can be managed in the best interests of the beneficiaries.
- Tax planning
When properly set up, estate duty, income tax, transfer duty, donations tax and CGT can be mitigated.
- Centralised management of assets
Centralised and controlled assets on behalf of beneficiaries who are unable to do so for themselves.
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