At J. DiMauro Law, we have advised hundreds of individuals on arranging their personal and financial affairs consistent with their goals. While some individuals plan to keep their assets for long-term care needs, others transfer assets to children (or others) to minimize loss in the event that he or she requires long-term care. We strive to meet your goals. We make recommendations and, most importantly, give you the information you need to make an informed decision. Elder Law and Medicaid planning is a very complicated area of law that requires an attorney with knowledge in areas such as estate planning, asset protection, and tax law. We have extensive knowledge and experience in these areas. In fact, Attorney Joseph D. DiMauro hold an LL.M. in Tax Law (Masters in Tax Law). With an advance degree in taxation, Attorney Joseph D. DiMauro can provide you with the advice you need to arrange your affairs in the most tax efficient structure possible. Remember, you may have an estate plan that meets all your goals but without the eye of a tax attorney, your children may have a substiatial tax liability at the end of the day. So, in these cases, although you managed to avoind lossing your property to long-term care, the IRS squandered your estate instead. So, its imperative that you hire an Elder Law firm that has a strong backgound in tax law.