Wills and Bequests

If you have already included Robina Community Legal Centre Inc. in your Will or intend to do so, please let us know so we can show our appreciation. Any information you provide will be treated in the strictest confidence.

FORM OF WILL

Three suggested forms of wording are provided for your assistance, dependent upon the type of bequest. They are as follows:

 I LEAVE to My Community Legal Inc. ABN 75 853 350 833 the sum of $………………./ or percentage / the whole of the residue of my estate (complete as appropriate) to be used for its charitable community legal work

OR

 I LEAVE to My Community Legal Inc. ABN 75 853 350 833 the sum of $………………./ or percentage / the whole of the residue of my estate (complete as appropriate) to be used for its charitable community legal AND DECLARE IT IS MY WISH but without imposing any legal obligation upon the said Robina Community Legal Centre Inc. that the monies arising from this bequest be used and applied by Robina Community Legal Centre Inc. for …………. e.g. purchase of its own premises / legal services in …………. law / community awareness / (complete as appropriate)

OR

If a specific bequest or devise is proposed of assets subject to capital gains tax, or the whole of the residuary estate is proposed to be left and it includes assets of this type, and you or your client wishes the estate to be exempt from capital gains tax on the bequest or devise…………..

 I LEAVE to My Community Legal Inc. ABN 75 853 350 833 (..identify asset..) / the whole of the residue of my estate (complete as appropriate)

 REGISTERED CHARITY AND DGR

My Community Legal Inc. ABN 75 853 350 833 is an ACNC registered charity and ATO deductible gift recipient. 

Testamentary gifts of property to it are exempt (as at August 2005) from capital gains tax under section 118-60 of the Income Tax Assessment Act of 1997.  Naturally, please seek independent financial and legal advice.