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I've asked the trustees of a trust to confirm that I am a beneficiary, which is what I believe to be the case. Do they have to give an honest answer?

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    What jurisdiction are you talking about? It may affect the answer. I am aware of (at least historically) setting up secret trusts to support and legitimize bastard children post-death (and avoid scandal and social stigma in the decedent's lifetime).
    – sharur
    Aug 11 '21 at 23:05
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    The jurisdiction is Australia. Thanks.
    – Franz
    Aug 12 '21 at 11:20

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