california

Prop 19 to Take Effect in February

Have you heard that, by a narrow majority, California voters approved the passage of Proposition 19 (Prop 19)? The measure stands to have a major impact on many California residents, as it will simultaneously give new property tax breaks to those who have suffered a loss of their home due to a natural disaster and older homeowners while increasing property [...]

December 8th, 2020|

Medicaid and Gift-Giving Can Be Risky

Mabel’s children were concerned that Mabel would need long-term nursing-home care in the near future. It was the holidays, and Mabel always got a lot of joy out of generosity. But her children had heard that people in Mabel’s circumstances should not give gifts. The concern is real. For Medi-cal to cover the huge expense of nursing-home [...]

February 1st, 2019|