Can one person be a settlor, trustee and beneficiary of a trust?

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Yes, a settlor can, in principle, also be a trustee and a beneficiary of a trust.

However, the settlor cannot be the sole beneficiary.

Follow this link to search for a trusts lawyer near you: www.lawsociety.org.nz.

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