Description: Revocable Trusts' Constitution . A trust, by definition, is a legal instrument created by a lawyer.A trust resembles a corporation in that it is a separate entity that can own, buy, sell, hold and ...
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Description: A revocable living trust––sometimes simply called a living trust––is a legal entity created to hold ownership of an individual's assets. The person who forms the trust is called the grantor or the trustmaker, and they also serve as the trustee of this type of trust in most cases, controlling and managing the assets they've placed there.
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Description: Also, for the same reasons, there are generally no income tax consequences when using a revocable trust. For income tax purposes, the grantor is treated as owning the assets of the trust. How Trusts Work —The Basics (Chart 1) View accessible version of chart 1. When the grantor dies, one of two things will happen.
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Description: A revocable trust is not made public upon your death, and your estate will be distributed in private. Assets Available at Death. A revocable trust allows money to be available immediately after death.
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Description: Incorporating trusts into a comprehensive estate plan greatly expands a family’s or individual’s options regarding tax mitigation, asset protection, and
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Description: A revocable trust is a flexible estate planning tool because the settlor of a revocable trust can amend or revoke the trust so long as the settlor is alive and competent. The name of the trust can include any of the following words: “Living”, “Family”, “Revocable”.
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Description: When spouses form a revocable trust together, they typically each act as successor trustee for the other when, and if, it becomes necessary. In an irrevocable trust, naming yourself as trustee defeats the purpose if your goal is to protect your assets from creditors and other financial requirements.
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Description: The Basics of Lifetime Revocable Trusts Defining Features of a Revocable Trust. Revocable Trusts (also called "living trusts") have continued their popularity as an alternative to a traditional Will and to the "probate process".
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Description: THE BASICS OF A REVOCABLE INTER VIVOS TRUST© I. INTRODUCTION. 1. Definitions. (a) "Revocable Inter Vivos Trust" means a Trust created by written instrument during the lifetime of the "Grantor" which may be revoked or amended by the Grantor during his/her lifetime or other designated period. The term "Revocable Living Trust" has the same
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