If you are a resident of the State of Florida, you are well aware of the potential for bad weather. The majority of the year Floridians enjoy sunny skies and miles and miles of beautiful coastline. Occasionally, however, hurricane season brings destructive storms to the Sunshine State. If you, or someone you know, have special [ ] The post Florida Special Needs Evacuation Registry Could Save a Life appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
No matter how old we are, most of us continue to view our parents as middle aged, healthy, and basically invincible. Consequently, coming to the realization that a parent has aged, and deteriorated physically and/or mentally, can be difficult to accept. If your parent’s condition requires the type and/or level of care that you cannot [ ] The post Florida Nursing Home Inspection Reports Lack Vital Information appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
If you’re one of the diligent few who have taken the time to develop an estate plan, congratulations. If you don’t yet have an incapacity plan, however, there is still work to be done. Serious illness and injury can strike anyone at any time, and a failure to adequately prepare for those incapacitating events can [ ] The post Vital Facts about Guardianship in Florida appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
It’s a story that’s been an element of many a television and film production: some wealthy character dies and his estate is immediately besieged by disgruntled heirs seeking to invalidate the will and grab a bigger piece of the deceased’s estate. It makes for compelling drama, but it does beg the question: is it really [ ] The post What Are the Grounds for Contesting a Will in Florida? appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
For decades now, the Medicaid program has been providing health insurance for millions of the nation’s low-income families and seniors. At times, the program has been a source of controversy. At other times, it has received praise for the difference it makes in the lives of many American citizens. It is, however, a government program [ ] The post How Will Florida’s Surprise $75 Million Medicaid Bill Affect You? appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
Estate planning attorneys often field many questions from individuals and families with concerns about how a given estate might be impacted by various taxes. There are, after all, many different levels of taxation imposed on individuals and estates, ranging from federal and state estate taxes to inheritance taxes. In Florida, some residents can easily mistake [ ] The post The Truth About the Florida Inheritance Tax appeared first on Kulas Law Group.