Elder Law Bulletin
March 2009
Littman Krooks LLP
New York City  White Plains  Fishkill
Dear Friends,
We have sent you this e-newsletter to keep you updated on the very latest in elder law news. Littman Krooks LLP is a law firm dedicated to serving the needs of seniors and those with special needs.
As always, your comments and questions are important to us. You may send them to [email protected].

Things to Remember at Tax Time

April 15th is approaching and it is time to begin crossing T's and dotting I's in preparation for paying taxes. As tax time draws near, you want to make sure you file all the proper forms and take all deductions that the elderly and their families are entitled to. Click here to read more.

How to Choose A Medigap Policy 
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Once you become eligible for Medicare, you will be inundated with offers from insurance companies for Medigap (supplemental insurance) policies. Sorting through these offers can be confusing. Not only are there nine standardized plans, but there can be huge differences in premiums between companies. Click here to read more.

Retirement Home Can Force Residents to Move to Higher Level of Care

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A federal court has ruled that a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) can force one of its residents to move from her private apartment to an assisted living unit. Click here to read more.

About Our Law Firm
Littman Krooks LLP offers legal services in several areas of law, including Elder law, Special Needs Planning, Special Education Advocacy, Trusts and Estates, Guardianship, Estate and Tax Planning, Estate Administration/Probate, Medicaid, Public Benefits and Corporate and Securities.  Our offices are located at 655 Third Avenue,  New York, New York,  399 Knollwood Road, White Plains, New York and 21 Old Main Street, Fishkill, New York. To find out more information about Littman Krooks LLP visit our website at www.littmankrooks.com. 
In This Issue
Things to Remember at Tax Time
How to Choose A Medigap Policy
Retirement Home Can Force Residents to Move to Higher Level of Care
Attorney Spotlight
Adrienne J. Arkontaky, Esq. focuses on special needs planning for families of children with disabilities, special education advocacy, guardianship, elder law, long term care, Medicaid issues, trusts and estates, estate planning, wills and probate.
To find out more about Adrienne or any of our attorneys please visit our website at www.littmankrooks.com.
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