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I reside in thailand...

I reside in thailand I am a us citizen and my brokerage assets are US. I pay federal tax. I want the trust for my 15 year old son also a us citizen and has an S.S. #

Lawyer's Assistant: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?

I reside in Thailand.

Lawyer's Assistant: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?

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Estate Lawyer: Dwayne B., Attorney replied 11 months ago
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Estate Lawyer: Dwayne B., Attorney replied 11 months ago

I read your facts, is there a specific question with which I can assist?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
no answer to my question. I do not reside in USA.
Estate Lawyer: Dwayne B., Attorney replied 11 months ago

I asked you a question which you didn't answer so I will opt out.

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Simply you are not giving an answer.
I do not live in the usa.
Estate Lawyer: Michael Bradley,
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I understand that you are not in the USA. What is your specific question about the trust I am assuming you want to do?
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Estate Lawyer: Michael Bradley,
 replied 11 months ago

I would like to help you

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