Family Trust Lawyers | Auckland
Auckland’s Knowledgeable, Accessible Trust Lawyers
A trust is a legal instrument which protects your property for the benefit of your family. By appointing a nominal owner – a trustee – you give your property an extra layer of protection in certain situations.
Many New Zealanders choose these arrangements for their home or business, or for investments which they want to benefit their family. Essentially, the property is looked after by the trustee – invested, managed or maintained – and distributions (if any) are paid to the beneficiaries at certain intervals.
It is important to get the trust deed (the document that constitutes the trust) right the first time to avoid future difficulties. This is where Auckland’s highly experienced lawyers can help. With decades of experience in this field, we can make sure the document is advantageous to you.
Help forming a trust
Setting up a trust can be a good way to save tax, protect your assets, and put yourself and your family in a stronger financial position. Barratt-Boyes Law Practice can explain the benefits and assist with establishing one if this is the appropriate way forward. We will explain the different structural options, to help you determine which meets your needs. In conjunction with your tax accountant, we may also be able to advice on any potential financial implications.
Please contact us to find out if our services are right for you. Get the help you need to form an ironclad, long-lasting arrangement. We can help ensure a bright and prosperous future for you and your loved ones. You can contact the office of Barratt-Boyes Law Practice by calling (09) 379 2330, or email questions directly to him at firstname.lastname@example.org.