Introduction to trusts: types of trust: Trust office : trust status - mandatory submission
Trusts Technical Edinburgh has responsibility for advising on the status of a trust, that is, whether that trust is bare, interest in possession or accumulation/discretionary.
HMRC Trusts Nottingham and Edinburgh
If you are considering the status of
- a number of similar trusts, or
- a potentially sensitive trust (for example a compensation or appeal fund type of trust)
you must submit a copy of the trust deed/s to Trusts Technical Edinburgh (Mailbox, Trusts Technical) with ‘Trust status’ as the email subject.
You should not discuss the status of the trust/s with the taxpayer before you have received advice from Trusts Technical Edinburgh.