Want to know how to file a charitable remainder trust? Many think it is a complicated process. We make it simple to file your Charitable Remainder Trust.
- Appoint your Primary Trustee and your Co Trustee and then list your non charitable income beneficiaries.
- Confer with your State Attorney General’s office and your state charities bureau to see what the requirements are.
- Consult with a trust consulting company (such as Strategic Trust Consultants, LLC) or a trust and estate lawyer and create a trust agreement.
- Apply for a EIN number with the IRS or use the Primary Trustee social security number.
- The Primary Trustee and CoTrustee will sign the trust agreement.
- Open a bank trust checking account and make a contribution into the trust checking bank account.
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