Case Summaries Nongrantor Trusts – Structuring Checklist

Stephen R. Akers

Oct 29, 2021
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Under some proposed legislation, most new trusts might be structured as nongrantor trusts. Even if that legislation is not enacted, planners sometimes want to structure trusts as nongrantor trusts. That is not necessarily easy to do. A detailed practical checklist is provided for structuring a trust as a nongrantor trust and navigating the many complicated provisions of the grantor trust rules in §§ 671-679.

Senior Fiduciary Counsel