Welcome to Madison’s Directed Trust

The premier solution to guarantee the safety and continuity of your family’s inheritance.


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What is a Directed Trust?

A Directed Trust gives you the power to secure the integrity of your funds and avoid excessive tax burdens. Madison levels it up by giving you direct management of the account and the ability to make key decisions. With Madison’s Directed Trust, you can: 

  • Legally avoid unnecessary tax liability
  • Control management of your funds and direct their investment
  • Gain anonymity with South Dakota’s protection laws 
  • Insure the continuity of your funds without any mandated endpoint 

What makes Madison the optimal choice for Directed Trust services?

Madison Trust brings together the industry’s highest rated Trust company with the superior legal protection of South Dakota. We understand these funds are dedicated for your family and we want to give you every advantage available.

The Power Of Madison and South Dakota

Less Taxes


South Dakota possesses no state income tax which allows your wealth to grow without any unnecessary reduction. 


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South Dakota allows for perpetuities. This means that your Directed Trust can last as long as you want and avoid federal estate tax for the entire duration of the Trust.   

Asset Protection


South Dakota’s strong spendthrift provisions protect clients and their assets from the aggressive claims of creditors. 

Client First


The Madison team operates with a “client-first” philosophy and places the highest priority on our clients’ needs. 

Highest Rated

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Madison’s attention to detail, efficiency of process, and dedication to client support has catapulted it to become the industry’s highest rated Self Directed Trust company.  

Trust Expertise

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For Directed Trust services, Madison has partnered with the Conundrum Group to provide exceptional back-end management. 

Will you benefit from a Directed Trust?

The Directed Trust fits those who have substantial assets which will not be used to fund retirement. With a Directed Trust, you can manage those funds and optimize your family’s inheritance. Now is the time to insure a smooth financial transition for your loved ones and help them maximize the retention of your family’s wealth.

Simple Account Set-Up

Rolling over your funds is easy. The Madison team will guide you through the process and you will be up and running in about three weeks. If your investing requires a quicker solution, Madison offers a streamlined expedited service.

We’d like to thank our amazing clients for making Madison Trust

the industry’s highest reviewed trust company.

BBB   A+ 4.9 stars    Fivestar
Facebook   4.5 stars    Four Star
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Yelp   4.5 stars    Fourstar

Join the thousands of clients who have succeeded with Madison Trust.

Madison Trust is that rare company where customer service is alive and well. No endless phone menus just to be routed to a call center somewhere overseas. Instead, your calls are answered by associates who have great communications skills and who really know their stuff! They are quick to answer any questions you may have and will make sure you are satisfied by the end of your call. It really is a pleasure to do business with this company.

Mark P.