The Law Society of England and Wales recently published a practice direction with respect to the drafting of Sharia-compliant wills. There are 2.7 million Muslims living in the United Kingdom, many who wish to obtain a Sharia-compliant will for religious purposes.
Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to have the opportunity to present what will be a historic piece of legislation. This legislation would amend the Criminal Code to allow physicians to assist individuals at the end of life.
Because trusts are subject to the 3.8% Net Investment Income Tax at a very low income level, $12,150 for 2014, trustees of trusts owning interests in operating entities have been considering ways to meet the material participation requirements to avoid this tax.
Ever since George Washington included arbitration provisions in his will, this idea has kicked around.
One of the unfortunate aspects of estate administration is addressing problems caused by out-of-date or incomplete estate plans.