Trusts

November 18, 2015

ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF TRUSTS

Trusts have various advantages, but unfortunately there are also disadvantages. Although this is not a complete synopsis of all the pros and cons, our experience may […]
January 25, 2016

WILL YOUR TRUST STAND UP TO SCRUTINY?

There are many benefits of having a family Trust, but most importantly they provide protection of assets from creditors, a shield from Estate Duty and control […]
October 3, 2016

Trusts: Beware of interest-free loans

Major tax implication for Trusts (1 March 2017)The 2016 Draft Tax Amendment Bill introduces a new section to prevent Estate Duty and Donations Tax avoidance through […]
February 28, 2017

SO WHEN AM I AUTHORISED TO ACT AS TRUSTEE?

The Trust Property Control Act 57 of 1988 defines a trustee as meaning “any person (including the founder of the trust) who acts as a trustee […]