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Medicaid Eligibility

Individual planning to assist people in becoming eligible for Medicaid.

Estate Planning

Estate planning and trusts, including living, family, special needs, and Medicaid.

Probate and Estates

Administering estates and providing representation at guardianship hearings.

We Wrote the Book!

We literally wrote the book on Ohio Medicaid planning and eligibility. We are authors of the Ohio Medicaid Manual, which is considered the leading resource for
attorneys across the state of Ohio.

Each year, we publish an updated version of the book, and we host a seminar to educate attorneys on the Medicaid regulations and how they can help their clients qualify for Medicaid. Since 2008, we have trained hundreds of attorneys practicing in this area.

We have over 30 years of experience serving the elderly and disabled communities, so we know how the rules have changed and how the Ohio Department of Medicaid looks at cases.

If you are an individual in need of an elder law attorney, please use the contact us form and one of our attorneys will get back with you. If you are an attorney and want to discuss a client referral, please call or email us with the facts of the case.

WHERE WE ARE

713 South Front Street
Columbus, Ohio  43206
Telephone:  (614) 443-8000
Facsimile:    (614) 443-8106

OUR TEAM

Richard T. Taps, Esq.
richard@tapslaw.com

Maggie L. Sutton, Esq.
maggie@tapslaw.com

Jessica N. Roshon, Esq.
jessica@tapslaw.com

Robert C. Rafferty, Esq.
bob@tapslaw.com

WHAT’S NEW?

August 13, 2018

Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease

Early diagnosis, treatment, and planning are important parts of managing Alzheimer’s Disease – not just for the patient and family members, but for medical professionals, as well. This article discusses a recent law passed in Massachusetts.  The new law makes Alzheimer’s diagnosis, treatment, and study a high priority throughout the state.  The law creates a […]
July 27, 2018

Family Caregivers and Medicaid

Many families intend to keep elderly loved ones out of a long-term care facility for as long as possible.  To do so, children and other relatives often provide care to the elderly person at home.  A question we frequently get from our clients and their families is: “Can my loved one pay me to provide […]
June 28, 2018
Reverse Mortgages

Reverse Mortgages: What are they and how can they be used in long-term planning?

If you watch evening television, you’ve probably seen a commercial for reverse mortgages.  Henry Winkler tells you about the great deal you can get by obtaining a reverse mortgage on your home.  Some of the claims seem to be too good to be true and people tend to be suspicious of reverse mortgages. In reality, […]