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Trust & Probate Administration

[vc_row triangle_shape="no" css=".vc_custom_1652796208956{margin-top: 50px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/12"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="10/12"][vc_column_text] TRUST & PROBATE ADMINISTRATION LAWYERS SERVING VIRGINIA, MARYLAND, D.C., COLORADO AND CALIFORNIA Dealing with the death of a family member or friend can drain you emotionally. If you are the estate executor, personal representative, or have been named trustee, you may also be feeling overwhelmed by the legal responsibilities in front of you. The InSight Law team is here to help. Our law firm offers full-service probate and trust administration services and we will provide as much, or as little, guidance as you need to ensure all of your legal duties are satisfied.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/12"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row triangle_shape="no"...

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Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts

[vc_row triangle_shape="no" css=".vc_custom_1652796208956{margin-top: 50px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/12"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="10/12"][vc_column_text] EXPERIENCED TRUST & ESTATE PLANNING LAWYERS SERVING VIRGINIA, MARYLAND, D.C., COLORADO AND CALIFORNIA An Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust (an “ILIT”) can be a great tool to include in your estate plan. All assets that a client owns, including their life insurance, is included in the value of their taxable estate. However, with an ILIT, the ILIT itself holds the ownership of the policy. Because the trust is irrevocable, the value of the policy is not included in the client's taxable estate. There are different methods of achieving ILIT ownership pf the policy (e.g....

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Medicaid Planning

[vc_row triangle_shape="no" css=".vc_custom_1652796208956{margin-top: 50px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/12"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="10/12"][vc_column_text] MEDICAID PLANNING LAWYERS SERVING VIRGINIA, MARYLAND, D.C., COLORADO AND CALIFORNIA One of the largest costs associated with getting older is nursing home care or in-home assistance. To make matters worse, it is an expense most Americans are not prepared to pay for. Some people mistakenly believe that Medicare will pay for long-term care costs. Not true. Medicare expressly excludes long-term nursing home care as a covered expenses. Some people purchase long-term care insurance, which is smart. Nevertheless, a policy is extremely expensive and may not cover all of the care you might need....

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Special Needs Planning

[vc_row triangle_shape="no" css=".vc_custom_1652796208956{margin-top: 50px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/12"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="10/12"][vc_column_text] SPECIAL NEEDS PLANNING LAWYERS SERVING VIRGINIA, MARYLAND, D.C., COLORADO AND CALIFORNIA If you have a child with a disability, you understand the challenges associated with both "regular" life and long-term planning. For a parent who has a child, or children, with special needs, some of the important issues that need to be addressed when planning for their care include: How do you leave funds for the benefit of your child without them losing vital public benefits? How do you make sure that the funds are well managed and used exclusively for the benefit of your...

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Veteran’s Benefits

[vc_row triangle_shape="no" css=".vc_custom_1652796208956{margin-top: 50px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/12"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="10/12"][vc_column_text] VETERAN'S BENEFITS LAWYERS SERVING VIRGINIA, MARYLAND, D.C., COLORADO AND CALIFORNIA If you or a loved one served our country, you may be able to obtain certain benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many wartime veterans — and spouses or surviving spouses of veterans — are unaware of the "Aid and Attendance" Benefit that can is paid out through the Veterans Administration (the VA). The A&A benefit can provide much-needed assistance when a veteran or a veteran's spouse needs nursing home, assisted living or in-home care. In order to qualify for the A&A benefit, the...

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