Family trusts – is a trust right for you?

Thursday 17 December 2020

Authors: Graham Murray and Savannah Feyter

​​There are a number of potential benefits – and some responsibilities – that come with a family trust. Is a trust the right fit for your family? 

We look at some of the common reasons why people choose to establish a family trust. As well as how the establishment of the new top ​personal tax rate of 39% ​could have significant benefits for high income earners. 

Download our guide here or read below. ​​


This publication is necessarily brief and general in nature. You should seek professional advice before taking any action in relation to the matters dealt with in this publication.

For more information
  • Graham Murray

    Partner Auckland
  • Willy Sussman

    Partner Auckland
  • John Bassett

    Consultant Auckland
  • Brigit Morrison

    Senior Associate Auckland
Related areas of expertise
  • Tax
  • Trusts, asset and estate planning
  • Residential property