Sandra L. Smith of Oast & Hook, P.C. on Asset Transfers, Good or Bad?

On this edition, Sandra L. Smith, CELA, of Oast & Hook, P.C., discusses how asset transfers can be useful planning tools and their impact on Medicaid planning. She also explains veterans benefits planning and discusses some of the dangers of joint ownership. Copyright© 2010 LexisNexis, a division...

IRS Announces Long-Term Care Premium Deductibility Limits for 2012

Planning for the cost of chronic disability should be a part of everyone's estate plan. A private room in a long-term nursing facility in Florida averages a wallet-busting $80,000 a year. With numbers like that, you can see why families stand to be wiped out when a loved one requires long-term care...