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Family trusts : a plain English guide for Australian families of average means

Author: N E Renton; Rod Caldwell
Publisher: Milton, Australia : Wrightbooks, 2007. ©2007
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Fifth edition, fully updatedView all editions and formats
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Demystify family trust planning with this easy-to-read guide Family trusts can be quite complex and difficult to set up correctly, and many people don't realise just how beneficial a trust can be. Even for families of average income, trusts deserve a second look. Family Trusts: A Plain English Guide for Australian Families of Average Means, 5th Edition is a comprehensive guide to the advantages and disadvantages,  Read more...
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Family trusts : a plain English guide for Australian families of average means.
Milton, Australia : Wrightbooks, ©2007.
xi, 282 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: N E Renton; Rod Caldwell
ISBN: 9780730310341 0730310345
OCLC Number: 889303870
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (298 pages)
Contents: Family Trusts: A Plain English Guide for Australian Families; CONTENTS; ABOUT THE AUTHORS; PREFACE; CHAPTER 1 THE CONCEPT OF A TRUST; Types of trusts; Beneficiaries; Trust deed; Legal entity aspects; The parties to a trust; Wills and trusts compared; Other preliminary points; Terminology; CHAPTER 2 MODERN FAMILY TRUSTS --
ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES; Fundamentals of family trusts; A typical family trust; The rule against perpetuities; Non-discretionary trusts; Source of funds; Gifts versus loans; Owner-occupied housing; Renting a house; Company beneficiaries; Divorce; Wills. Advantages of family trustsPrivacy; Trusts resemble deceased estates; Contrasts with wills; Discretionary powers; Bankruptcy; Divorce; Disability before death; The King Lear effect; Disadvantages of family trusts; Changed circumstances; Loss of flexibility; Loan aspects; Personnel aspects; Tax aspects; Risk factors; CHAPTER 3 TYPES OF FAMILY TRUSTS; Discretionary trusts; Criteria; Hybrid trusts; Income distributions; Capital distributions; Income tax aspects; Unitised family trusts; Managed investments; De facto discretionary trusts; Mechanics; Registers of unit holdings; Round robins. Disposals of unitsUnit trusts generally; CHAPTER 4 THE TRUSTEE; Types of trustees; Sole trustees; Boards of trustees; Corporate trustees; Nominee companies; Statutory trustee companies; Multiple roles of trustees; Training for trustees; Attributes of an ideal trustee; The problem of succession; Trustee duties; Asset allocation; Other investment aspects; Using borrowed funds; Different classes of beneficiary; Life and remainder interests; Delegation; Perks of office; Casting votes on behalf of the beneficiaries; Change of trustee; Insolvent trustees; The trust fund; Trust assets. Trust liabilitiesCan anything go wrong?; Dishonesty; Inequity; Clerical inefficiency; Investment inefficiency; Ignorance; Negligence; Breaches of confidence; Other issues; CHAPTER 5 ADMINISTRATIVE ASPECTS OF A TRUST; Roles of the trust deed; A deed is not a contract; Using a deed poll; Clauses; Flexibility; Tax-effective distributions; Trust provisions in a will; Unitised trusts; Some other aspects; Drawing up a trust deed; Trust name; Informal wishes; Recordkeeping; Accounting records; Accounting systems: cash basis; Accounting systems: accruals basis; Tax implications. Data for management purposesTrust distributions received; Corporate trustees; Administration records; Trustee decisions; Miscellaneous records; Using accountants; Gifts to a trust fund; Computerisation; Security of documents; Banking and cash management; Common funds; Trustee meetings; Winding up a trust; Preliminary steps; Capital gains tax issues; Advising the beneficiaries; Final steps; ABN and GST; Corporate trustees; Legal aspects; Numerical illustrations; Persons with a disability; Philosophical aspects; Winding up by beneficiaries; CHAPTER 6 INCOME TAX; The basis of taxing trusts.
Responsibility: N.E. Renton and Rod Caldwell.

Abstract:

Demystify family trust planning with this easy-to-read guide Family trusts can be quite complex and difficult to set up correctly, and many people don't realise just how beneficial a trust can be. Even for families of average income, trusts deserve a second look. Family Trusts: A Plain English Guide for Australian Families of Average Means, 5th Edition is a comprehensive guide to the advantages and disadvantages, investment nuances, taxation regulations, and social security rules surrounding trusts. This book, by author Nick Renton, and newly updated by Rod Caldwell,

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