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We Cannot Control Our Property Forever

Long ago in England, it was decided no feudal family would be able to own land forever simply because they were such a family, and therefore no one had the right to own land purely because they were born. This eventually extended to all property. 

Giving Gifts in Life

Sometimes people like to give property as gifts to others not just in their will but even before they die. This could be to minimize tax, for convenience, or various other reasons.