Living Trust

What is a Trust?

  • A trust is a relationship whereby property is held by one party for the benefit of another.
  • A trust is created by a settlor who transfers property to a trustee.
  • A trust is created during the lifetime of a person to determine handling of property during that lifetime and afterwards.
  • A Revocable Living Trust, the grantor uses their individual name and SSN  for tax purposes.
  • A Trust becomes Irrevocable upon the grantor’s death, a FEIN must be used for tax purposes not the decedents SSN.

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