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What are Intentionally Defective Grantor Trusts?

  • Aug 17, 2015
  • General
  • Trust Law

Considering differences between grantor and non-grantor trusts often leads estate planners in the direction of examining the comparative tax savings under the different forms of trust. An intentionally defective grantor...

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Grantor Trust

  • Aug 10, 2015
  • General
  • Trust Law

Understanding the Grantor Trust and Non-Grantor TrustGrantor trusts and non-grantor trusts represent the two primary types of funded trusts or trusts that hold assets. Besides, the difference in name, these...

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Grantor Trust Taxation

  • Aug 3, 2015
  • General
  • Trust Law
  • Tax Law

Tax considerations often guide the decision on whether or not to place assets in trust, and to the type of trust format used. Particularly, aspects of grantor trust taxation guide...

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Grantor Retained Income Trust

  • Jul 27, 2015
  • General
  • Trust Law

A grantor retained trust in the form of a grantor retained income trust or a grantor retained annuity trust provides an attractive option for estate planners given their ability to...

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