Posts Categorized: General

irrevocable trust

Can You Modify an Irrevocable Trust?

/ By: Lantz Law, Inc.

Category: Blog, General

Irrevocable trusts are sometimes used for certain kinds of asset protection. As the name suggests, these trusts are irrevocable and, for the most part, cannot be amended or revoked. Funding such a trust involves a...

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A Will

What a Will Can Do for You

/ By: Lantz Law, Inc.

Category: Blog, General

Why you need a Will (at least). I often tell my clients that the necessity of estate planning is not truly apparent until a person dies without a plan. This leaves children and other loved...

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Domain Listings Scam Targeting Small Businesses

/ By: Lantz Law, Inc.

Category: Blog, General

Important Information for Small Business Owners! Beware of the Domain Listings Scam letter! There is a scam going around, targeting small businesses. We recently received a letter from a company called Domain Listings, claiming to...

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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: General

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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What Are the New VA Rules?

/ By: Lantz Law, Inc.

Category: Blog, General, Medicaid

Effective Oct. 18, 2018, new regulations govern the VA pension benefit program, especially important for those veterans and/or their spouses who want to qualify for Aid & Attendance pensions. The maximum monthly benefit available under...

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