Direct Skip

Direct Skip

by Richard C. Wilson & Family Offices Group Association Team

Family Office Definition: Direct Skip

Direct Skip definition:  When assets are transferred directly from the grantor to the skip generation (at least 37.5 years younger), a direct skip has occurred, and generation-skipping transfer taxes may apply.

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