IRS Announces COLA Guidelines

By: Barton P. Levine, Esq.

Category: Elder Law

Last week, the Internal Revenue announced the cost of living adjustments, or COLA guidelines, for qualified retirement plans and IRAs for 2015. This is good news for seniors and the elderly. Keep reading to learn...

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What is a Self -Proving Affidavit?

By: Barton P. Levine, Esq.

Category: Estate Planning

You may have never heard of a self-proving affidavit, but for some, it’s an important sworn statement that’s typically attached to a will. It’s signed by the person who made the will, along with any...

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National Estate Planning Week

By: Barton P. Levine, Esq.

Category: Estate Planning

Did you know the third week of October is Estate Planning Week? It’s a great time to remind ourselves the importance of proper estate planning and what it can mean in the long run. For...

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Parenting Grandkids in Retirement

By: Barton P. Levine, Esq.

Category: Uncategorized

Across the United States, there are now 8 million children who are living in homes where parenting grandparents do the best they can as their caretakers. AARP calls these families “grandfamilies.” They have full and...

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