[Consortium] Meeting at Karlsruhe
andrea.glorioso at agnula.org
Sat May 29 10:08:33 EDT 2004
>>>>> "jaromil" == jaromil <jaromil at dyne.org> writes:
> I gathered some information on the topic of registering a
> foundation here in Amsterdam, but please keep in mind IANAL.
Thank you very much for your work!
> what is a Foundation (Stichting) in Netherlands? Foundations
> are continental European equivalents of the Anglo-Saxon trusts,
> the long-established estate and tax planning tool whose chief
> purpose is to provide a safe haven for assets intended for
> selected beneficiaries. Like trusts, they offer a number of tax
> benefits, their chief purpose being to provide a haven for
> assets intended for nominated beneficiaries.
Just a single thing I'm not sure I understood: does `nominated' in
this context means that beneficiaries of the assets should be declared
beforehand and not changed throughout the lifetime of the "Stichting"?
Andrea Glorioso andrea.glorioso at agnula.org
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