"Put Your Trust In South Dakota"

Each state has its own set of trust laws. The state of South Dakota is considered one of the top states to set up a trust because of the favorable trust laws. No matter where you live you can take advantage of the benefits and flexibility afforded with a South Dakota trust. Here are some specifics of the South Dakota advantage:

  • No State Income Tax on income, capital gains, dividends, interest, intangibles or any other income
  • Unlimited trust duration
  • Self-settled asset protection trusts
  • Third party discretionary trust laws for asset protection
  • Some of the best privacy statutes for trusts in the United States
  • Modern trust laws that allow for directed and delegated trusts
  • Flexibility and control over or input on investment and distributions decisions
  • Efficient and cost-effective processes for trust modification, reformation, decanting and virtual representation

South Dakota vs Minnesota Trust Law Desk Reference Guide

What others are saying about South Dakota Trusts:

Trust and Estates Magazine Rated South Dakota the “Best Jurisdiction for Trusts” in the United States (January 2004, January 2007, and January 2010, January 2012, January 2014)

Trust and Estates Magazine Rated South Dakota the “Highest Ranked State” number 1 in all categories (January 2010)