Making a will is an important thing to do – it gives you the opportunity to safeguard what is important to you and how you want your assets to be managed.
Including a gift to your favourite community group is one way to continue your support. You may find the following words helpful for inclusion in your will. However, it is important to see your legal advisor before you do so.
For your gift to The Australian Chapter of the Batten Disease Support & Research Ass Inc we recommend the following wording for your legal adviser's consideration:
"I GIVE, FREE OF ALL DUTIES AND TAXES
the whole of my estate, or
______% of my estate, or
the residue of my estate (or ___% of the residue of my estate), or
the sum of $ _______, or
my units/shares in ___________________ Trust/Ltd, or
my real property situated at [insert street address] having the title
to The Australian Chapter of the Batten Disease Support & Research Ass Inc, ABN 56056138994
9 Norton Avenue
KILLARNEY VALE NSW 2261
The receipt of the treasurer, secretary or public officer for the time being
of is an absolute discharge to my executor."