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We have had some difficulty getting tax statements for the account historically, but will try to do so.

I don't understand this. The money belongs to the child, so have the child call the brokerage and ask that statements be mailed to the child's address, and ask for the historical records. The child may have to prove that s/he is the age of majority, but the money belongs to the child and not to the custodian, so the child should be able to just request the records. At the same time, the child should ask for the paperwork to get the account retitled in just the child's name and no longer as UGMA. That will also remove the custodian from being in the middle.

And if you've had difficulty getting the statements, I'd be looking back through the history of the account to make sure you can see that all the money is as you expect.

But the money belongs to the child, and the child is most certainly entitled to all the records for the account. I'd be making all those changes yesterday.
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