Paying for care

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I was wonder if my father wanted to pay me for taking care of him 24/7. Do we need a contract, other then the Power of Attorney?

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I am keeping track of time spent shopping, doctor's appts, ER treatment, cleaning....anything above and beyond just a visit since my sister visits only twice a year(she lives 6 hrs away). Everything is expected to be settled in half. I do not feel that to be fair since my husband and I are her caretakers.
This documentation will be given a $ amount when the time comes. So advised my lawyer
You may want to check out this article on getting paid:

https://www.agingcare.com/135476

and visit this section of AgingCare to read more articles like this:

https://www.agingcare.com/Money-Legal/1173/Paying-for-Care/

Lindsey

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