afvullegaat

00:43 Aug 11, 2019
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law (general) / Wills
Dutch term or phrase: afvullegaat
I looked this up in Google and the only explanation I could find was in Dutch and indicates this is something about the longest living heir getting all the estate but I have no idea what English term would correspond to this. Please advise if you know this term.
Philip Trommel
United States
Local time: 21:54


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2top-up legacy
David Hollywood


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top-up legacy


Explanation:
the will read out and the testator confirmed that this accurately reflected his instructions afvullegaat top-up legacy (an estate planning measure designed to minimize the succession duty (inheritance tax) payable on the death of a spouse by ..

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Note added at 3 hrs (2019-08-11 04:27:07 GMT)
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Dutch is not one of my working languages but I found this explanation which might be ok

David Hollywood
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neutral  writeaway: it's from the legal bible those who do know Dutch and work in the language use all the time: https://books.google.be/books?id=pOf0CwAAQBAJ&pg=PA115&lpg=P...
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