Is a gift in a will to a fake name valid?

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

In a recent episode of the Starz TV show The Girlfriend Experience, an unusual estate administration issue arose (mild spoilers ahead). The show tells the story of Christine Reade (Riley Keough), a law student and intern who secretly moonlights as a high end escort in Chicago (a thinly disguised Toronto serves ...

TRUST INSTALLMENT REQUIREMENTS, INTEREST AND PENALTIES

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

One of the many tasks associated with the administration of trusts is making sure all tax payments are made on a timely basis to protect the trust and its beneficiaries from avoid interest and penalties. In this regard, most trusts are required to make installment payments. Prior to 2016 only inter ...