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   Y ou take care of your fa mily all your life, don   t leave them in a mess when you   re not there     Specialising in ...
Family Asset Protection Trust Protecting your Home from Long Term Care Fees  Contents What is a Trust........................
What is a Trust  The concept of a Trust can seem alien to our normal way of treating assets-how can you give away an asset...
Long Term Care Costs You may never have thought about Long Term Care Costs before or you may already know of someone who h...
The first thing that will happen when you become too ill to care for yourself is a visit from the local social services de...
Government guide lines allow councils to recover assets that have been deliberately given away in order to avoid paying fo...
Put simply if the council can prove that a person has given assets away or otherwise disposed of them in order to avoid us...
How the Trust works Consider the Trust as a safety deposit box in which you place your house. Your trustees hold the keys ...
Summary of Trust Benefits      Probate for your house will not be needed, which could save thousands of pounds in probate ...
Setting up the Trust     The Process 1.  Your details and the deeds of the property to go into the trust are collected by ...
Assets that are placed in the FAPT are known as    chargeable lifetime transfers   . The rules in the inheritance Tax Act ...
Your questions answered Q.   Can I change my mind  A.   Since you are in control of the trust you can close the trust and ...
Q.   What happens if one of the trustees dies  A.   The remaining trustees can easily appoint another trustee if needed. Q...
Q.   Can assets be added at a later stage  A.   Yes. You can add to your trust as the threshold rises or the sevenyear lim...
The contents of this brochure are provided for information only and are based upon our understanding of the relevant legis...
  regional telephone numbers IWC Probate Services  IWC Probate Services  Suite 43-45 Airport House, Purley Way , Croydon ,...