Insolvency Law

 

DECEASED ESTATES

  • J155 – Undertaking and acceptance of Master’s directions [44KB]
  • J187 – Liquidation and distribution accounts in deceased estates lying for inspection GPW Form
  • J190 – Acceptance of trust as Executor [224KB]
  • J192 – Affidavit: Particulars of Next-of-Kin [122KB]
  • J193 – Notice to Creditors in Deceased Estates GPW Form
  • J243 – Inventory / CB47 [611KB]
  • J262 – Undertaking and bond of security – By interim curator / executor / foreign executor / tutor / curator [44KB]
  • J294 (Afrikaans) – Death Notice [85KB]
  • J312 – Undertaking and bond of security – By curator / executor / foreign executor / tutor / curator [108KB]
  • J468 – Undertaking and bond of security -By provisional liquidator(s) / liquidator(s) [16KB]
  • JM33_42 – Section 42(2) – Application for Endorsement in terms of section 42(2) of the Administration of Estates Act: Section 42(2) paragraphs 1 to 6 and 12 [73KB]
  • Affidavit/Declaration – Affidavit/Declaration [26KB]
  • Declaration – Declaration of Subsisting Marriages [28KB]
  • Estate Duty forms (such as the REV267 Estate Duty, REV 246, REV 268, REV 16, REV 244 is available on the SARS website).
  • Nomination Form – Nomination to Act as Executor or Master’s Representative
    (Letter of Nomination)
  • Section 80 – Application for Endorsement in terms of section 80 of the Administration of Estates Act [57KB]

INSOLVENT ESTATES [LIQUIDATIONS]

  • J28 – Insolvent Estates, Companies Or Close Corporations Sequestrated Or Wound Up Provisionally GPW Form
  • J475 – Section 9(3) – Bond of security in terms of section 9(3) of the Insolvency Act 24 of 1936, 346(3) of the Companies Act 61 of 1973 read with section 66 of the Close Corporations Act, 69 of 1984 [82KB]
  • Affidavit providing required information for persons applying to be placed on the National List of Liquidators [334kb]
  • Renewal Affidavit providing required information for persons applying to be placed on the National List of Liquidators [307kb]

 

TRUSTS

  • J401 – Trust registration or amendment form [648kb]
  • J405 – Acceptance of Auditor [137kb]
  • J417 – Acceptance of Trusteeship [151kb]
  • J450 – Beneficiaries Declaration form [179kb]
  • J262 – Undertaking and bond of security – By interim curator / executor / foreign executor / tutor / curator [44KB]
  • JM46 – Application for Certified Copies [101KB]
    For the whole procedure, banking details etc. – please see Method of payment of fees charged by the Master orChief Master’s Directive 2012-01
  • Payment of Master’s Prescribed Fee – Inter Vivos Trust – Annexure B (Circular 68/2009) [94KB]

 

TUTORS AND CURATORS

  • J197 – Application for appointment as curator or tutor [44KB]
  • J243 – Inventory [611KB]
  • J295 – Notice of Curator and Tutor GPW Form
  • J297 – Election of executors, curators and tutors GPW Form
  • J262 – Undertaking and bond of security – By interim curator / executor / foreign executor / tutor / curator
  • J312 – Undertaking and bond of security – By curator / executor / foreign executor / tutor / curator [108KB]
  • J344 – Undertaking and bond of security [33KB]
  • J468 – Undertaking and bond of security -By provisional liquidator(s) / liquidator(s)[16KB] 

 

GUARDIAN’S FUND

 

Chief Master’s Directives

  • Chief Maters Directive 2016-01 [370kb] – Appointments in terms of the PDI/BEE list of Insolvency Practitioners. This Directive is effective from 1 FEBRUARY 2016 and should be implemented as such.
  • Chief Master’s Directive 2011-04 [146KB] – Section 28 (1) (c) of the Administration of Estates Act 66 of 1965 relates to Banking Accounts where an executor has to place funds from an estate which are not being immediately utilised into an interest bearing account with a bank.
  • Chief Master’s Directive 2010-04 [RECALLED BY DIRECTIVE 2012/01] – Fees payable to the Master
  • Chief Master’s Directive 2010-03 [RECALLED BY DIRECTIVE 2012/02] – Keeping of Statistics in the office
  • Chief Master’s Directive 2010-01 [82KB] – Bonds in assetless Companies and Close Corporations
    The purpose of this directive is to ensure a uniform approach by Masters nationally in respect of the issue set out below in accordance with the provisions of Section 2(a) of the Administration of Estates Act No 66 of 1965.
  • Chief Master Directive 2009-07 [119KB] – Bond Substitution
    The purpose of this directive is to ensure a uniform approach by Masters nationally in respect of the issue listed below in accordance with the provisions of Section 2(a) of the Administration of Estates Act No 66 of 1965.

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