Entries tagged: elder law

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A Letter To Your Family

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: January 18th, 2014

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So it’s the new year and you’ve promised yourself that you’re going to get your estate plan done. But having […]

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The Most Important Part of an Estate Plan is the Memories

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: November 23rd, 2013

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This month I completed the sale of my parents’ co-op in Queens. This is the apartment that I grew up […]

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Should You Talk to Your Heirs?

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: October 26th, 2013

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Last month I discussed how to avoid a Will contest. I noted that one way to at least minimize that […]

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Cleaning Out Your Parents’ Home

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: August 23rd, 2013

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Emptying out a house sounds easy until it’s you who has to do it. Recently, my parents moved permanently to […]

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Planning for One!

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: March 19th, 2013

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In some ways, estate planning for a single person can be more challenging for an estate planning attorney than planning […]

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Medication Wake-Up Call: It May Be More Than an Accident

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: March 18th, 2012

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It can be extremely dangerous for aging parents to rely only on memory when it comes to taking medication. It’s […]

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Do I Have to Leave It To The Children?

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: November 6th, 2011

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It’s a question estate planning attorneys hear a lot. For whatever reason, a person desires not to leave any property […]

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Tax Deadlines for 2010 Deaths? IRS Finally Issues Guidance

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: September 7th, 2011

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On August 5, 2011, the IRS finally published some guidance for executors of estates of people who died in 2010. Notice […]

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Intro to the Wonderful World of Wills, Trusts & Estates

By: Martin Glass, Esq. email

Posted: April 1st, 2011

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In case you didn’t know, this is my first foray into the world of blogging. That being the case, I […]

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