The Achieving Better Life Experience Act (ABLE), was signed into law on December 19, 2014. Once a state has passed legislation implementing an ABLE account program and the Treasury Department issues regulations, persons with disabilities may own and control one tax-exempt savings account for the payment of qualified disability-related expenses. ABLE account funds generally will not count toward income and resource

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Special Needs Alliance Conference, New Orleans, April 16-17, 2015

Judith L. Bomster will attend the Special Needs Alliance (“SNA”) Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on April 16 and 17, 2015.  The SNA annual Spring conference is designed to provide quality education on cutting-edge and timely issues, enabling its members to stay abreast of federal laws and rules which affect individuals with disabilities.  This year’s conference will focus primarily on special needs

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Annual NAELA Conference, Orlando, Florida, May 14-16, 2015

Ann N. Butenhof  will attend the Annual NAELA (National Alliance of Elder Law Attorneys) Conference in Orlando, Florida May 14-through 16, 2015.  NAELA’s annual conference provides practitioners an opportunity to stay current on a variety of issues impacting Elder and Special Needs Law.  This year’s program is about emerging research, changes in the law, best practices and actively engaging with national experts. 

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