Understanding the advantages and pitfalls of different types of trusts can be difficult. There are many issues to consider in the ever-changing realm of trust law and the implications for taxation, business structuring and asset protection and succession planning.
Harwood Andrews is recognised as a leader in this field of law, and work closely with you to identify strategies to allow you to receive maximum benefit from trusts, and at the same time ensuring you are meeting your taxation and legal obligations.
Our service includes the preparation and updating of trust deeds, tailored to your individual needs
Our expertise on trust law includes:
Choice of appropriate trust structure, and the advantages and disadvantages associated with trusts
Preparation of trust deeds
Variation of trust deeds
Capital gains tax
Personal succession planning
Rights of beneficiaries and interest holders
Obligations of trustees
Trusts disputes and enforcement
Our dispute resolution team has experience in acting both for trustees and beneficiaries in a range of trusts disputes, including:
Removal, appointment and remuneration of trustees
Breach of trust and trust mismanagement
Enforcing payment of distributions