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The information provided herein should not be regarded as either legal, financial or tax advice.

Every effort has been made to assure that the information provided herein is accurate.  However, in the field of estate planning, even accurate information can become outdated quickly as IRS Medicaid, Congressional and state policies shift.

This information is intended to provide only general information to readers regarding estate planning tools and to provide suggestions regarding appropriate estate planning legal options and documents that may be suitable for different fact situations.

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