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Why is it better to choose an odd number of trustees?

The presence of an odd number of trustees allows to avoid deadlock in decision-making caused by a tie vote, since the decisions could then be taken by majority vote. This also ensures that no trustee has control over the trust, which is very important for tax authorities.

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