When you hear that there are revocable trusts and trusts that cannot be revoked, you may wonder why you would voluntarily surrender control of your assets to an irrevocable trust. If you can accomplish the same goals with the ability to revoke the trust, isn’t that the better way to go? In a perfect world, this would be the case, but there are legal realities that enter the picture here. Let’s look at the differences between these types of trust beyond the general right of … [Read more...] about When Should You Use an Irrevocable Trust?
The most important reason why you should discuss your personal situation with a licensed estate planning attorney is because there are many different options. There is no one-size-fits-all inheritance plan that is right for everyone so you should learn about your options so you can make the right choices. With this in mind, we will look at the value of irrevocable trusts in this post. Incidents of Ownership One major distinction between the different types of trust is the ability to revoke … [Read more...] about Why Would You Use Irrevocable Trusts?