Why form a Trust or Foundation

There are numerous benefits in forming an offshore trust or foundation, and depending on your selected jurisdiction and the type formed, these benefits will apply accordingly. Ultimately, they will help to preserve your wealth against any financial, political or economic risks, thus ensuring high levels of asset protection and confidentiality are achieved. In essence, they serve as effective tax planning tools for maximizing income from your estate for the benefit of yourself and your family members. Additional benefits include; protection against creditor claims, avoidance of forced heirship rules, no inheritance tax, high levels of privacy and optimization of your assets.