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Special Needs Trusts For Special Children

The Social Security Administration has increased its scrutiny of Special Needs Trusts (“SNT”). They are looking closely at such trusts to determine whether the trust language could be construed to require the trustee to provide the primary support and maintenance

Posted in 2015 Newsletter, Aid and Attendance, Newsletter

Create an Asset Protection Trust Before It’s Too Late!

The VA and Medicaid landscape is ever changing, and always in favor of government. We wrote you last fall to advise you of the pending 36-month look-back for VA Aid and Attendance. The new rules would impose a 36-month look

Posted in 2015 Newsletter, Aid and Attendance, Medicaid, Newsletter, Trusts

VA Changes coming in 2016!

Aid and Attendance is a little known Veterans Administration benefit that is available to veterans or their surviving spouses who are at least sixty-five years of age to assist them with the cost of in-home care, assisted living, and nursing

Posted in 2014 Newsletter, Aid and Attendance, Veterans Benefits