In addition to the top-tier jurisdictions listed above, Bridgeford Trust Company has compiled this chart for additional jurisdictions as well. You can click on the links below to view a comparison of South Dakota to these additional jurisdictions in PDF format.
- South Dakota vs. California
- South Dakota vs. Florida
- South Dakota vs. Illinois
- South Dakota vs. Missouri
- South Dakota vs. Pennsylvania
If you would like to inquire about a jurisdiction that is not currently included in this list, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us by calling (605) 224-9189 or contact us online. We’d be happy to help!
 Attorney Steve Oshins’ “9th Annual Dynasty Trust State Rankings Chart”
 Worthington, Daniel G. and Merric, Mark “Which Trust Situs is Best in 2022?” Trusts & Estates December 2021
 South Dakota Special Spousal Trusts, House Bill 1039 (2016) (Sections 29-42)
 Attorney Steve Oshins’ “11th Annual Domestic Asset Protection Trust State Rankings Chart”
 Attorney Steve Oshins’ “8th Annual Trust Decanting State Rankings Chart”
 Murphy, Mary; Iyengar, Akshay; and Zhang, Alexandria “Tax Revenue Volatility Varies Across States, Revenue Streams” PEW August 2018