Sometimes a Trustee is unable to fulfill their responsibilities and needs to willingly resign. use the below form to assist a willing trustee in resigning from their duties.
If a trustee wishes to resign, the trust agreement often spells out the requirement to inform the trust maker, trustees, and beneficiaries of the resignation. Use the below form to notify the parties that require notification.
After a trustee resigns, it may become necessary to appoint a new trustee who can take care of important trust business. Care should be taken to formally appoint the new trustee and provide notification to all parties as required in the trust document.
The Certificate of Trust can underscoring and evidencing the trustee's authority to act. In cases where successor trustees must administer after the death of the trust maker, the parties with whom the trustee deals might require documentation.
Acting trustees, particularly members of families who are non-professional trustees, are often called out to make decisions that require profession counsel. Know that this need is ordinary and necessary, and the cost of ensuring proper administration of the trust is covered as a trust administration expense.