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Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts: A Modern Approach 15th ed (Book & eBook Pack)

ISBN13: 9780414111851
Published: June 2023
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
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With an emphasis on clear English and ease of understanding, Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts: A Modern Approach has won a reputation for bringing a fresh approach to creating documents. It provides guidance on best practice when drafting trusts and will trusts, and features a comprehensive range of newly updated precedents, drafted in a straightforward, modern style.

The work helps ensure the practitioner can make the best succession planning judgments through the use of the correct wills and trusts, and is a practical tool to simplify the drafting of trusts, with easy-to-understand guidance and valuable precedents that are ready to use.

The new 15th edition incorporates all recent developments in the law, including analysis of the latest case law.

  • Covers the technical issues involved in drafting settlements, common mistakes and traps.
  • Precedents are accompanied with an explanation of why the text is there and the choices which need to be made.

Equity and Trusts, Wills and Probate, eBooks
Part 1 – Trust Drafting
1. The Raid on Trusts
2. First Principles
3. Style
4. Principles of Interpreting Trust Documents
5. Beneficiaries
6. Executors and Trustees
7. Trustees’ Powers
8. Trust Property
9. The Rule Against Perpetuities
10. General Provisions of a Trust
11. Drafting Overriding Powers (Appointment, Re-Settlement and Advancement)
12. Exercising Overriding Powers
13. Settlor Exclusion and Default Clauses
14. Lifetime Interest in Possession Trusts
15. Discretionary Trusts
16. Provisions Inconsistent With IP and IHT Special Trusts
17. Types of Will Trusts
18. Will Drafting
19. Administration of Nil Rate Band Trusts
20. Wills and Care Fee Planning
21. Administrative Provisions
22. Co-Ownership Trusts of Land
23. Bare Trusts
24. Trusts of Life Insurance Policies
25. Trusts of Pension Death Benefits
26. Charitable Trusts
27. Disaster Appeal Trusts
28. Trusts of Damages
29. Trusts for Disabled Beneficiaries
30. Governing Law, Place of Administration and Jurisdiction Clauses
31. Restricting Rights of Beneficiaries
32. Execution of wills and Trust Documents
33. Appointment and Retirement of Trustees
34. Indemnities for Executors and Trustees
35. Family Limited Partnerships

Part 2 – Precedents
Precedents for Lifetime Trusts
Precedents for Will Trusts
Precedents for Administrative Provisions
NRB Discretionary Trusts: Supplemental Documentation
Appointments of New Trustees
Co-Ownership Trusts
Legal Charge

1. Standard Provisions of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
2. Annotated Bibliography
3. NRB Debt and Charge Arrangements: Tax Analysis
4. Tax on Payment of Index-Linked Nil Rate Sum
5. Share of House in Trust: CGT Private Residence Relief
6. Definitions of “Disabled Person” for Tax Purposes
7. Notes on The Translation of Will Precedents into Welsh

Series: James Kessler: Drafting

Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in the Channel Islands 3rd ed (eBook) ISBN 9780414104778
Published December 2022
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in the Channel Islands 3rd ed ISBN 9780414074446
Published December 2022
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Northern Ireland 4th ed ISBN 9781526507976
Published August 2020
Bloomsbury Professional (Ireland)
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts: A Modern Approach 14th ed ISBN 9780414068087
Published June 2019
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Out of print
Out of print
Out of print
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Scotland 2nd ed ISBN 9780414063716
Published December 2017
W. Green
£112.00 + £4.48 VAT
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Australia 2nd ed ISBN 9780455500669
Published November 2017
Thomson Reuters Australia
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Hong Kong ISBN 9789626618639
Published January 2016
Sweet & Maxwell Hong Kong
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in the Channel Islands 2nd ed ISBN 9780414027503
Published January 2013
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Out of print
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Northern Ireland 3rd ed ISBN 9781847669865
Published August 2012
Bloomsbury Professional (Ireland)
Out of print
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Canada 3rd ed ISBN 9780433463016
Published August 2011
LexisNexis Canada
Out of print
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in New Zealand ISBN 9780864727008
Published October 2010
Thomson Reuters New Zealand
Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Australia ISBN 9780455225975
Published July 2008
Thomson Reuters Australia
Out of print
Drafting Cayman Islands Trusts ISBN 9789041124883
Published November 2006
Kluwer Law International