Although our free “Estate Planning Essentials” workshop on February 1, 2018 is “sold out”, there is space available for our February 24, 2018 (Saturday at 10 AM) workshop. If interested in attending call 214-720-0102 or sign up online at dallaselderlawyer.com. Since we routinely “sell out”, it is recommended you contact us or sign up as soon as possible if you desire to attend.
Michael B. Cohen will also be a part of a panel discussion on charitable giving (a case study on philanthropy) sponsored by the Society of Financial Service Professionals (FSP) on February 7, 2018.
Also, Michael B. Cohen can be heard on his KAAM (770 AM) radio shows every Monday at 2 PM, Tuesday at 1 PM and Saturday at 2:30 PM. Similar to newsletters being archived on our website, dallaselderlawyer.com, podcasts of the previous shows are also on our website.
Now that the new law (the Tax and Jobs Act) has been passed resulting in less tax revenue for the federal government, it is anticipated that there will be changes to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid so that
Medicaid has strict asset rules that compel many applicants to "spend down" their assets before they can qualify for coverage. It is important to know what you can spend your money on without endangering Medicaid eligibility.
The legal wing of the AARP is suing a California nursing home that refused to readmit a resident whom the nursing home had sent to the hospital. The nursing home's actions are part of growing trend of resident dumping, according to the AARP.