The “Ciot” ministerial response provides concrete answers. However, a grey area remains concerning the identity of the beneficiary of the unsettled contract. Furthemore, a numerical example highlights the fact that the advantage will only be truly consolidated with a division, materializing the rights of the heirs to the deceased’s inheritance. Finally, this answer does not make it unnecessary to adjust the spouses’ matrimonial regime.
Sophie GONSARD and Pascal JULIEN SAINT-AMAND, notaires in Althémis Le Vésinet and Paris, develop these points in the Bulletin du Patrimoine.
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