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    NSW tax implications for Trustee

    Hey there everyone, I have been trowling through the ATO site to find this answer... I can't get through to them so I thought I would try here.... I am one of 6 siblings. Both parents have passed (within a couple of weeks of each other) and the estate administration is in a shambles. For some...
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    WA Trustee for a minor's bank account

    If you are a trustee for a minor's bank account, is that bank account an estate or non-estate asset? It seems obvious that its a non-estate asset as the child is the nominated beneficiary. But I can't seem to find what happens if the trustee dies? Could their be another trustee outlined in the...
  3. T.M.Milo

    WA Getting my life back

    I want to resume control of my own finances and cancel the Public Trustee arrangement. tHow do I cancel it?
  4. T.M.Milo

    WA Cancellation of Public Trustee

    If I’m a beneficiary in a public Trustee arrangement that I dispute and want to opt out of. How can I organise to cancel it.
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    VIC Superannuation - Help with Legal Definition of “Lost Member”?

    Hi, I recently discovered an old superannuation account that was started in 2003. No contributions were ever made, apart from the initial rollover amount. All money has been eaten up over the years by insurance premiums and fees. I believe the trustee should have reported my account to the...
  6. K

    Corporate Trustees and Trust Deeds

    I am looking to establish a corporate trustee trust structure ( Corporate trustee -> Trust -> Holding Co -> Operating co) for a startup, where the corporate trustee holds 100% of the shares in the holding company on trust for the beneficiaries. My confusion has come around how to make the shares...
  7. Nicholas N Chin

    WA Questions on an Easement Dispute - Help?

    I have questions about an Easement Dispute which I brought before SAT, DC, SCWA, COA and finally the HCA. The issue is: There is no exclusivity principle as decided by the judges because the lawyer preparing the conveyance should have documented it in the title deeds or by a separate covenant...
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    TAS Change Trustee on Testamentary Trust

    My eldest sister passed away and stated in her will: “I appoint J be my executor and trustee. lf J is unwilling or unable to act as my executor and trustee I appoint S as my executor and trustee” J agreed to be executor and trustee. J finalised the will and created 2 testamentary trusts for...
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    NSW Non payment to Beneficiary by Trustee of Probated Will

    The Trustees/Executors of my Mothers deceased 2 nd husband have refused to pay for her accommodation (a Nursing Home Bond Interest) and the proceeds of an Insurance policy against the directions of the Will. They claim this is because they need to site each Quarter, my Mother's personal...
  10. Ian Curtis

    NSW Does Financial Abuse Get Factored into Execution of Will?

    If my sibling sabotaged our inheritance, does that get taken into account when executing a will, which was made to be 50% each? I say "sabotaged" because the sibling is complicit with the public trustee's financial abuse. The background... Government Trustee took over financial management for...