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6 Things Medicare Won’t Cover

2021-07-12T15:17:52-05:00June 30th, 2021|Blog|

6 Things Medicare Won't Cover By: Stacey Nickens Facing unexpected medical costs in retirement can be a significant financial challenge. With that in mind, it's important to understand the procedures and services that aren't covered by Medicare Part A or Part B. Part A is hospital insurance that covers impatient stays at hospitals and skilled [...]

Developing an Estate Plan: Drafting a Will and Designating Powers of Attorney

2020-11-23T15:56:47-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|

Developing an Estate Plan: Drafting a Will and Designating Powers of Attorney By: Stacey Nickens Christmas wish lists were popularized in the late 1800s. An illustrator, Thomas Nast, published a series of pictures depicting Santa Claus reading letters from naughty and nice children. Nast later drew and published a picture of a child mailing their [...]

Special Healthcare Enrollment Period Announced

2016-11-22T21:57:31-05:00February 24th, 2015|Blog|

A special healthcare enrollment period will open from March 15 to April 30 for uninsured tax payers facing a penalty when filing their 2014 return. While these tax payers will still have to pay the "shared responsibility payment" for the 2014 tax year, they will have the opportunity to avoid the fine for the 2015 [...]

New Tax Documents with the Affordable Care Act

2015-05-30T14:05:51-05:00February 24th, 2015|Blog|

As you might have read about in January’s mailing, some of you may be receiving a new form 1095 that summarizes which individuals in your household are covered and the months during which they were covered. These forms will be important for filing your tax return this year, so make sure to include them when [...]