The Commissioner of Taxation suggests that a corporate trustee be used as it is a requirement for all assets to be in the Trustee’s name. Where a trustee resigns, moves fund, dies or becomes incapacitated then all asset registers must change. This is not the case with a corporate trustee. But not all corporate trustees are the same. The LightYear Docs SMSF corporate trustee provides measures that spring into action in the event a member dies and ensure their executor is appointed as a director of the corporate trustee to manage the deceased member’s affairs.