Family trusts are a great structure for asset protection.
However, in many cases, they are set
up with an individual person as the trustee, which effectively neutralises a
major component of asset protection.
For example, if the trust is sued,
say, by a tenant, the trustee would be at risk, as would any personal assets.
The appropriate trust amendment can
fix this but if not correctly implemented it could trigger a full stamp duty
[note]Family trusts can be a valuable
tool, especially for families who want to share the financial fruits of their
However, it's vital that you access
professional advice before considering whether Family Trusts will benefit your
long-term wealth creation and protection goals.
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