Trust Basics — 9 key questions answered

Cerize Roets — Head of Legal Services, Kilgetty Statutory Services The administration of a trust is governed by the provisions of the Trust Property Control Act, 1988 (Act 57 of 1988). There are two types of trusts; inter vivos and testamentary trust. An inter-vivos trust is created between living persons and a testamentary trust derives from the [...]

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The Importance of Independent Trustees

Part of the changes includes that where a trust is registered for the first time, the Master is required to appoint an independent trustee to which the following criteria should be adhered to...

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