If my mom died and left a Trust leaving my brother and I each half of its worth, what do I do to get my money out?

He is theTrustee.

Asked on March 4, 2013 under Estate Planning, Ohio


Elena Eckert

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

You should read the trust instrument, it will tell you how the distributions to the beneficiaries are to be made, and whether or not a beneficiary can demand payments out of the trust.  I strongly suggest you consult an attorney, especially if you feel that the trustee is not being honest with you.

Victor Waid / Law Office of Victor Waid

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

The provisions of the trust govern as to how the trustee makes the distributions of assets. Suggest you consult an attorney with the expertise of administration of trusts to assist you.

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