Planning for the future : providing a meaningful life for a child with a disability after your death / L. Mark Russell, Arnold E. Grant.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
5th ed., completely rev.
Published/​Created
Palatine, IL : Planning for the Future, 2005.
Description
viii, 643 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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A handbook of information for parents as they plan for their child's life after their own deaths. Easy to understand, describes step-by-step all of the elements that parents must consider to provide a happy and fulfilling life for their child with a disability--Cover.
Contents
  • The life plan
  • The letter of intent
  • Advocacy and guardianship
  • Planning your child's financial future : the role of government benefits
  • Calculating your child's financial needs
  • The basic estate plan : the will and the special needs trust
  • Government benefits and the resource limitation : fixing the problem when a child has excess assets
  • Using living trusts to avoid probate
  • Reducing the estate tax owing at your death
  • The health care declaration and the durable power of attorney
  • Protecting your property from nursing home expenses
  • Developing your financial plan
  • Personal injury awards
  • Income tax
  • The final steps : putting your estate in order.
ISBN
0912891203
LCCN
^^2005901154
OCLC
61504608
RCP
H - S
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