National Care Planning Council

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Guide to LTC Planning


Taxes Associated With Long Term Care

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We promote and support planning for long term care. The links below will direct you to sites we believe are useful and informational eldercare resources. Our Guide to Long Term Care Planning also covers many eldercare and long term care planning topics.

All aging people, regardless of current health, should have a long term care plan. This includes (1) A knowledge of eldercare issues (2) Preparation and proper funding, and (3) Using long term care professionals. Failure to effectively plan for long term care can lead to the greatest crisis an older person will ever face.

1. Caregivers Tax-Credit Campaign
2. Retirement Living Information Center - Taxes by State
3. PDF - Prudential's Long Term Care Insurance Tax Guide....(Excellent source of information)
4. PDF - Year 2005 IRS Form 8853 Medical Savings Accounts & Long-Term Care Insurance Contracts
5. PDF - Year 2005 IRS Publ 502 Medical and Dental Expenses
6. PDF - Year 2005 IRS Publ 525 Taxable and Nontaxable Income
7. PDF - Year 2005 IRS Publ 535 Business Expense
8. World Wide Web Tax
9. American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance