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Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis
Friday, April 14, 2017

Private family trust companies have increased in popularity in recent years, and several states have adopted statutes specific to them.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Given the uncertainty after the 2016 presidential election, it is critical to implement the best strategies to minimize taxes come April 15, 2017 (and beyond).

Matthew Tobin, Managing Director – South Dakota Trust Company, LLC
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

This webinar analyzed the meaning and understanding of “situs” as it relates to Private Family Trust Companies, and focused specifically on the concepts of trust company situs, trust situs, and tax situs.

Thomas W. Abendroth, Partner, Practice Group Leader, Private Clients, Trusts and Estates – Schiff Hardin LLP Susan Gell Meyers, Partner, Chair, Trusts and Estate Group – Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

FOX’s annual estate planning review session for 2017 featured Tom Abendroth of Schiff Hardin and Susan Gell Meyers of Warner, Norcross & Judd.

Pam Lucina, Joan K. Crain, Justin Miller and John Welsh
Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Significant tax reform is likely on the horizon. Given the proposals from President-elect Trump and the Republicans in Congress, we may see legislation repealing the current estate tax passed in 2017, and potentially changes to the gift and generation skipping transfer (GST) tax rules.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

It is near certain there will be sweeping tax legislation in 2017, but not of the sort many expected. Looking back over 2016, there were a few significant tax changes but many proposals and much speculation concerning tightening of regulations and new taxes.

Richard A. Johnson, Esq.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

By enacting progressive trust laws building on the uniform trust code, Tennessee is attracting a growing number of family offices that are seeking flexibility to adapt to changes in family circumstances and the world around them.


PwC Private Company Services
Friday, October 21, 2016

Individuals and families that manage their wealth wisely tend to take an active role in doing so. Rather than leave everything in the hands of an advisory team, they make sure they’re knowledgeable about the key factors affecting their wealth.

Miles C. Padgett
Monday, October 17, 2016

Private trust companies are not a new phenomenon.  Rather, over the past 25 years, they have increased dramatically in number, with hundreds of major, family-controlled trust institutions now operating in the United States.