Q: Can a beneficiary of a trust fund become the trustee if the current trustee resigns or is in breach of trust?
A: A beneficiary can become the Trustee if the Trust allows for such an occurrence. One would want to have a new Beneficiary of the Trust and/or a new Trustee appointed as soon as possible because you don't want the Trust to have the same Trustee and Beneficiary if it can be avoided.
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