Use your Foundation

Whether you need to transfer assets to your foundation, to make distributions to beneficiaries, to open a bank account in the name of the foundation, to change a member of the foundation council or a beneficiary or to enter into any other transaction, at ARIFA Corporate Services, we can help.

Our team of skilled lawyers and foundation specialists are ready to assist you with:

  • Preparation of regulations
  • Preparation of foundation council resolutions
  • Preparation of actions by the founder and beneficiaries
  • Preparation and filing of powers of attorney
  • Preparation of bank and investment account opening forms
  • Appointment of foundation council members
  • Search of foundation records
  • Procurement of certified copies of foundation documents
  • Procurement of certificates of good standing
  • Notarization, apostilling and legalization of foundation documents
  • Amendment to foundation charters
  • Transfer of assets to a foundation
  • Distribution of assets to beneficiaries
  • Revocation and dissolution of foundations
  • Translation services

When your foundation transactions demand the preparation of more complex foundation charters or regulations, we draw on the expertise of lawyers from ARIFA's Estates and Private Clients Practice Group.