When Should you file for Social Security?

In meeting with clients and discussing Estate Planning and Elder Law issues, the topic of Social Security often arises. When can/should I retire? When can/should I file for social security benefits? I have recently done some research for a client looking into this...

WHO IS SANTA CLAUS?

Hello again from Pop. I guess as we all get a little bit older the time seems to go by more quickly every year. And as I take a few moments to write another Pop’s Perspective I’m looking out the window at the snow falling and piling up and realized that in a matter of...

Changes to New Jersey Medicaid

There are newly enacted changes to New Jersey’s Medicaid program, specifically with regard to the income cap. New Jersey’s Medically Needy program will be terminated. Anyone currently in the Medically Needy program will remain unaffected by the changes but if they...

DEATH TAXES

OK, just when you thought you would no longer have to worry about taxes. Yes, upon your death, your assets may be subject to estate taxation by the State of New Jersey and the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. In addition, beneficiaries inheriting from your estate may be...