I want to leave a bequest to a husband and wife together, is the gift as joint tenants or tenants in common?

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I want to leave a bequest to a husband and wife together, is the gift as joint tenants or tenants in common?

The common law position is that unless there are words of “severance” where there is gift to multiple persons, the beneficiaries take as joint tenants: Matter of Lysaght (1987) 48 SASR 457.

However in NSW (and some other jurisdictions) the common law position has been reversed… More