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08 March 2017
 
 
For estate planning purposes a few years ago I moved some of my assets into a family trust and financed the disposal to the trust with an interest free loan in my name. I understand that recent tax amendments will now impose unfavourable ta...

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13 October 2015
 
 
I recently established a trust. I want to sell one of my properties to the trust by way of an interest-free loan with the trust owing me the purchase price of the property. However, I w...

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06 August 2015
 
 
I was recently made an offer to sell my business. I was not really planning on selling but the offer sounded interesting. However, when I received the proposed offer I noticed the purchaser was a trust. I don’t know much about trusts ...

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15 June 2015
 
 
Trusts are more and more being actively used for estate planning purposes, but the percentage of divorces are also increasing annually. Protect yourself by being wary of the abuse of di...

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02 June 2014
 
 
A trust is a structure into which cash or assets (“trust property”) are transferred by the founder of the trust and which trust property is administered by the trustees on behalf of one or more beneficiaries in accordance with t...

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22 November 2013
 
 
Die vakansietyd is om die draai en Adriaan wil graag ‘n strandhuis koop. Hy wil hoofsaaklik die vakansiewoning as ‘n langtermynbelegging hou en dit aan ander vakansiegangers uitverhuur ten einde ‘n ekstra inkomste te verdi...

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25 July 2013
 
 
There are a number of benefits to placing assets in a trust for estate planning purposes. These advantages include, among others potential estate duty benefits as well the future protection of assets. These assets are often transferred into...

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25 July 2013
 
 
Your property is in the market and you are approached by a prospective purchaser wishing to purchase your property on behalf of a trust of which he represents himself to be a trustee. T...

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25 July 2013
 
 

Death eventually knocks on everyone’s door. This certainty necessitates proper estate planning to ensure that when the time comes you are not anxious as to whether sufficient provision has been made for your loved ones after you ar...

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20 May 2013
 
 
Susan and James are on the verge of getting married. For both it is their second marriage and both have learnt the importance of reaching agreement as to the regulation of their matrimonial property at the start of the marriage. Accordingly...

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