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Can my eldest son be my trustee as well as being a

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Can my eldest son be my trustee as well as being a benificary
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: New Zealand Law
Expert:  Chris The Lawyer replied 9 months ago.

There is no problem with your eldest son being your trustee under your will. Family are often chosen, and does not create any problem if he is a beneficiary as well. This is quite a common scenario. People often prefer to choose family to be the trustee. So you can go ahead and appoint him.

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