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Five Tips for Incapacity Planning

Incapacity planning is one of the most important parts of estate plans. At the Law Offices of Barton P. Levine, we have helped many clients successfully plan for their future needs. Many Americans will end up needing long-term care. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, a 65-year-old today has a nearly […]

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The Two Types of Consumer Bankruptcy

Shutdowns related to the coronavirus have caused significant financial hardship for many Americans. Many Americans have added to their credit card debt to pay their bills after being laid off or having their work hours reduced. The federal government and state governments have provided some protection for consumers, placing moratoriums on landlords’ ability to evict […]

how to create a special needs trust in new york

How to Create a Special Needs Trust in New York

Special needs estate planning offers parents an opportunity to prepare for their children’s future. Families that include children with special needs must exercise extra care when creating their estate plans. Whether their special needs child is an adult or a minor, taking the time to prepare for the future will benefit all involved. The goal […]