The four most common trusts included in a Will

A Will ensures that a person’s assets will be smoothly passed onto his or her chosen beneficiaries, after passing away. While a simple Will is an essential component to the estate planning process, sophisticated plans should also include the use of one or more trusts. A trust is a relationship whereby one person holds assets…

Estate planning for farms – avoiding disputes

In our third and final article in our series of information for farm businesses, we take a look at four common causes of estate disputes and suggest some strategies to avoid conflict. #1 – Undocumented and unfulfilled promises: ‘All this will be yours if you stay’ or ‘I’ll look after you later, but we can’t…