What is a gift?

What exactly is a gift and what does a gift agreement look like?

The answer in detail

Explanations on the subject of gifts

Your granddad gives you his car because his eyesight has deteriorated and he has given up his driver's license? Your parents transfer their house to you for a friendship price? In legal terms, a gift is defined as the enrichment of another person through the transfer of something from a person's assets without the corresponding compensation being paid. A gift can be an object, a right, a property, a share in a company, or a debt remission. What are the conditions that apply to gifting?

Our sample text answers your questions and helps you draw up a gift agreement.

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