Monthly Archives: April 2020

Emergency Request for Temporary Guardianship of an Incapacitated Person

With the Coronavirus pandemic spreading, courts are seeing an increase in emergency requests for temporary guardianship of an incapacitated person. Courts in Massachusetts are closed to the public until May 4th. However, hearings are continuing to be held virtually on emergency matters. If you have a family member who is incapacitated due to illness or […]

Guardianship of an Incapacitated Adult in Massachusetts

Guardianship of an Incapacitated Adult in Massachusetts

If an adult becomes incapacitated due to an accident or illness and has no health care proxy on file, then someone can petition the court for guardianship. A specific process must be followed, per state law. The following is some helpful information on guardianship of an incapacitated adult in Massachusetts. Guardianship is connected to a […]

Coronavirus Impact on Retirement Planning

Coronavirus has impacted the economy and individual households in many ways. From reduced retirement account values, to loss of work and the need to withdraw retirement funds to meet expenses, you may be faced with some tough questions. We thought it would be helpful to take a look at the Coronavirus impact on retirement planning […]

Estate Planning Considerations for the 2020 Stimulus Package

As you’ve probably heard, the stimulus package was approved. There are many provisions within the bill,… two of which we believe relate directly to retirement and estate planning. Here are estate planning considerations for the 2020 stimulus package. Stimulus Checks If your adjusted gross income is less than $75,000 as an individual or $150,000 if […]