Nursing home

Protect Your Assets From a Nursing Home

/ By: Lantz Law, Inc.

Category: General

Anyone who has had a loved one in a nursing home knows of how incredibly expensive nursing home care can be and how quickly assets can be depleted to cover such expense. Eventually, most seniors...

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About the Gift Tax

/ By: Lantz Law, Inc.

Category: Gift Tax

The Gift Tax is a federal tax on the transfer of ownership of property at less than fair market value. In other words, if you give something to someone and you do not receive sufficient...

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Medicaid vs Medicare

Medicare and Medicaid

/ By: Michael Coleman

Category: Medicaid, Medicare

There is often confusion about the difference between Medicare and Medicaid. Our clients sometimes get confused when we are discussing Medicaid coverage for nursing home care. When explaining the application process for Medicaid benefits, they...

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January Is Tax Abatement Month

/ By: Michael Coleman

Category: Tax

January is a month for new beginnings – a fresh start.  And a time to consider whether you are entitled to a tax abatement of your real estate taxes! During the month of January, communities...

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blended family

Estate Planning for Unique Families

/ By: Michael Coleman

Category: Blog

“Blended” families are a more common occurrence in recent times. According to one source, more than forty percent of marriages in this country end in divorce. This is always a point of concern in the...

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