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Legal Advice on Trusts in the Sutherland Shire and Southern Sydney Region
Brander Smith McKnight can assist you with structuring your
or investments through discretionary and family trusts.
can be used as a tax minimisation strategy; as a means of providing shared income for family members; to minimise the risk of creditors making a claim against your assets; and to place valuable assets out of the direct control of individuals at risk of making poor decisions that may affect a number of stakeholders involved.
One type of discretionary trust is a
. A trustee (frequently one of the family members) is elected to hold assets in their name for the benefit of a group of beneficiaries. Although one or more person can be elected as trustee, so to can a company. This is beneficial in terms of avoiding difficulty experienced in situations such as the death of a trustee, or in circumstances where a trustee is
Brander Smith McKnight
based in Sutherland can assist you with:
Advice for your accountant to make suitable arrangements
Advice for structuring your trust in ways to minimise the chance of claims being made under
or debt recovery proceedings.
Reviewing trusts to ensure they comply with financial and trust-related legal requirements
to find out more or to arrange an appointment.
BRANDER SMITH MCKNIGHT
02 8539 7475
SUITE 4 LEVEL 1, 10 - 14 BOYLE STREET SUTHERLAND and LEVEL 57, MLC CENTRE 19-29 MARTIN PLACE SYDNEY
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