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Henson trust not just for special needs families

Thursday, December 01, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Many lawyers and families know that Henson trusts are uniquely useful for families with members with disabilities and special needs. Many more don’t realize the other uses for Henson trusts for those who don’t have disabilities and or special needs.

An understanding of Henson trusts is often hamstrung by believing that what is written on the Ministry of Community and Social Services website actually delineates the usefulness of the trust.

Apparent restrictions on the amount that can be disbursed for the benefit of the benefit recipient...