In certain circumstances the Social Security Administration will fast-track a disability benefits application through a process known as Compassionate Allowances, usually because the applicant [...]
Once you begin to understand how the gift tax system really works, you may be pleasantly surprised to learn that most people can fund a special needs trust for a person with disabilities with [...]
Maryland’s highest court concludes that a juvenile court had the statutory authority to order the state to continue to provide full-time nursing services to a young adult with severe [...]
In a case argued by elder law attorney William J. Browning, an Ohio appeals court upholds the state's decision to count the assets in a fully discretionary supplemental needs trust against a [...]
My daughter's first-party special needs trust was paying for [...]
An Indiana-based pooled special needs trust has been accused of passing along some $2.4 million in legal fees to the trust beneficiaries without explaining what the fees were actually used [...]
A new six-episode reality TV series follows seven people with Down syndrome and their families as they go about their daily lives.
After coming under fire from disability rights organizations and financial institutions for issuing unworkable proposed regulations governing ABLE accounts, the IRS has backed off on several [...]