Your status as “inpatient” versus “under observation” while in a hospital can make a world of Medicare difference.
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This doesn’t have to happen to you.
Will your digital books and music go with you to the grave?
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Medicare beneficiaries will pay the same premium for prescription drugs next year as they did this year.
Trusts are effective vehicles for probate-avoidance, asset preservation, and tax planning.
Probate is generally a very good thing to avoid. Joint tenancy is sometimes touted as a cheap and easy way to do this. However, it is not a "fix" that… Read More »
Probate can be quick, easy, and inexpensive. Unfortunately, it is rarely any of those things.
How do you deal with a valuable asset that cannot legally be sold when the IRS says that you owe $29.2 million in estate taxes on it? This is a real live case involving a piece of art that includes a stuffed bald eagle.
Hawaii recently enacted a new law effective July 1, 2012, extending tenancy by the entirety protection to transfers of real property to trusts.
In our lifetimes, we have seen incredible advances in medical science. Think back thirty years. In 1982, a heart bypass operation was a really big deal. It meant weeks in… Read More »