Using a Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefit Consultant
People Listed on Our Website
The people listed on this website have experience with the Pension claims process. These experts can provide information to guide the claimant through the maze of the claims process. Consultants help ensure a timely decision and avoid potential denials. The consultant’s job is to evaluate family income, family assets and potential conflicts with Medicaid and provide information on the best strategies to pursue to maximize a Pension award.
Situations Where a Consultant Should Be Used
We discuss the issues below in more detail in the section on this site that deals with when to use a consultant.
You should use a consultant:
Where complexity or time constraints justify seeking out advice
When submitting claims applications for nursing homes
With applications where a single claimant will be abandoning the principal residence
With applications where assets are gifted or converted to income to qualify for pension
With applications that require estate and tax planning
With applications that involve business ownership, farms, business and investment property and assets that are difficult to turn into cash