Benefits of US Trusts in International Planning – Foreign Trust Tips

One hallmark of an attractive trust jurisdiction, like Alaska and Nevada, are their comprehensive statutory laws governing trusts. In contrast, many non-U.S. jurisdictions rely more heavily on common law.

This Guide is intended to explain some of the unique features of the Alaska and Nevada trust regimes to professional advisors, institutions and their clients. This Guide specifically addresses the use of Alaska and Nevada trusts in an international context