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I find that most people are already aware of the five year look back period that impacts Medicaid benefits to cover expenses for in-home care, assisted living, or nursing home care. The Department of Health and Human Services (“DHHS”) must be told about all transfers within five years of applying for benefits that were for… continue reading
You may have created a trust to protect your assets if you need nursing home care or, you may advise clients who have done this. I am going to call this type of trust a Medicaid Asset Protection Trust. As you probably remember, five years must pass before the assets in this trust are protected. … continue reading