Texas Property Code - PROP § 112.008. Capacity of Trustee

(a) The trustee must have the legal capacity to take, hold, and transfer the trust property.  If the trustee is a corporation, it must have the power to act as a trustee in this state.

(b) Except as provided by Section 112.034 , the fact that the person named as trustee is also a beneficiary does not disqualify the person from acting as trustee if he is otherwise qualified.

(c) The settlor of a trust may be the trustee of the trust.


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