KENDRIS TRUSTEES (USA) LLC is a South Dakota public trust company offering trusteeship for U.S. trusts governed by the law of South Dakota, U.S.A. Our clients include international and domestic individuals, families and companies as well as family offices, financial institutions and law firms. We offer our clients tailored solutions which help them achieve their long-term planning objectives. By combining expertise with independent thinking, we create value for our clients that will stand the test of time.
U.S. trusts are well recognized succession planning vehicles in the U.S. They provide for very flexible means of structuring of wealth and may be used to hold all types of assets and rights without restrictions. While the U.S. Federal tax law defines a U.S. trust for U.S. tax purposes, the substantive laws of the 50 U.S. States govern the use of U.S. trusts and the powers, duties and liabilities of U.S. trustees.