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December 2015 Archives

Tips for updating an estate plan for 2016

With every new year, New York residents may wish to review their estate plan documents in the event there are changes in federal and state estate tax laws. An estate plan that is not current with the laws and rules may be subject to unexpected taxes or other changes, which could ultimately affect a testator's beneficiaries.

An overview of Medicaid facts

New York residents may worry about their medical care as they age, especially if they have limited financial resources for insurance and related out-of-pocket costs. However, Medicaid provides a great deal of support not only for the aging population but also for many disabled individuals, children, and others. Statistics indicate that an estimated 5 million elderly Americans are assisted by this program.