Charles E. Rounds, Jr.: The Uniform Directed Trust Act

Charles E. Rounds, Jr., has made available for download his article, The Uniform Directed Trust Act, published in Trusts & Estates Magazine.

As background, an increasingly common practice in contemporary estate planning and asset management is the naming of a trustee that is given custody of the trust property, but with one or more of the investment, distribution or administration functions of the trusteeship being given to a person or persons who are not formally designated as trustees.  This arrangement is generally referred to as a directed trust.

Click here to download The Uniform Directed Trust Act.

Click here to see text and commentary regarding Uniform Directed Trust Act on NCCUSL (National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws) website.

Posted by Lewis J. Saret, Co-General Editor, Wealth Strategies Journal.

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