Planning for Life

Will MassHealth Take My House?

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on June 24, 2014

By Harry S. Margolis

I'm often asked whether MassHealth "will take my house" or other assets. A recent posting on ElderLawAnswers.com, where I answers questions from consumers, reads in part:

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Topics: special needs planning, MassHealth, asset protection

Bipartisan Policy Center Working on Long-Term Care Proposal

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on May 6, 2014

By Harry S. Margolis

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Topics: long-term care planning, long-term care insurance, MassHealth

A Short Introduction to Special Needs Planning

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on April 29, 2014

 
Estate planning by parents who have children with disabilities involves many challenges, including the following:special needs trust planning legal guide
  •  How do you leave funds for the benefit of the child without causing the child to lose important public benefits?
  • How do you make sure that the funds are well managed?
  • How do you make sure that your other children are not over-burdened with caring for the disabled
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Topics: special needs planning, MassHealth

Massachusetts Nursing Home Case Barred by Statute of Limitations

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on March 18, 2014

By Harry S. Margolis

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Topics: long-term care planning, MassHealth

Millionaires on Medicaid? - Massachusetts

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on March 4, 2014

By Harry S. Margolis

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Topics: long-term care planning, long-term care insurance, MassHealth

The New Elder Law: Stay-At-Home Planning

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on January 21, 2014

By Harry S. Margolis

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Topics: MassHealth planning, long-term care planning, nursing homes, MassHealth

Is My MassHealth Asset Protection Trust Still Good? - Massachusetts

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on December 10, 2013

By Harry S. Margolis

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Topics: MassHealth planning, long-term care planning, MassHealth

Nursing Homes are Not the Enemy - Massachusetts

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on November 26, 2013

By Harry S. Margolis

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Topics: long-term care planning, MassHealth

LTCI - MassHealth Issues Clarified

Posted by Harry S. Margolis on November 5, 2013

By Harry S. Margolis

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Topics: MassHealth planning, long-term care insurance, MassHealth

What is Settlement Planning?

Posted by Rachel Sandler on September 20, 2013

By Rebecca J. Benson

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Topics: Medicare, special needs planning, MassHealth, personal injury settlement

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