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How does a Testamentary Trust impact Centrelink benefits for beneficiaries?

Maximizing Centrelink Benefits: Testamentary Trust Impact

If a beneficiary has control over the trust, Centrelink may consider both the trust’s assets and income as belonging to the beneficiary, potentially affecting their eligibility for Centrelink benefits. The trust’s control and the “control test” are factors in this assessment.