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Current Massachusetts Medicaid (MassHealth) Numbers

For those who are receiving Medicaid (MassHealth), the chart below outlines the key numbers to know for 2017. If you have any questions about what these numbers mean or would like more information on qualifying for MassHealth, please feel free to contact us. Community Spouse Resource Allowance: 2015 2016 2017 Minimum $23,844.00 $23,844.00 $24,180.00 Maximum […]

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Your IRA or Retirement Account When You Die

This is the first installment in a series that will be printed in this newsletter every third edition to describe the options and details for establishing an estate plan by the owner of these accounts. IRAs and employer sponsored retirement accounts (i.e., 401K, 403b, etc.) often hold a substantial portion of an individual’s savings upon […]

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You’ve Been Appointed as a Guardian or Conservator – Now What?

Massachusetts probate courts are seeing a steady increase of individuals petitioning for and being appointed as a guardian, conservator, or both, for elderly, disabled and minor individuals. Petitioning the court is the simple part; unfortunately, the requirements accompanying the appointment are not. As a result, many people are finding themselves in violation of their duties as […]

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