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If you or a loved one are receiving benefits based on a disability, our Downers Grove special needs attorneys will assist you in preparing a Supplemental Needs Trust to ensure that you can earn an income, receive gifts and inheritances, and accumulate assets without putting your benefits at risk.  Our Downers Grove special needs attorneys are cost-effective, client-focused, and experienced.  

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O'Flaherty Law of Downers Grove

5002 Main St, Ste. 201
Downers Grove
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5002 Main St, Ste. 201 Downers Grove, IL 60515

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105 Jackson Avenue, Ste. 4b Naperville, IL 60540

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​110 E. Schiller Street, Ste. 220B ​Elmhurst, IL 60126

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8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107, ​Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

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Tinley Park

​16557 Oak Park Avenue, Ste. B, Tinley Park, IL 60477

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St. Charles

210 S Fifth St, Ste. 107B, St. Charles, IL 60174

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Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

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Downers Grove special needs attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how to use special needs trusts in order to maximize social security benefits for individuals with disabilities.

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In this article, our Downers Grove special needs attorneys discuss how Special Needs Trusts are used in planning for the care of individuals with special needs. Typically, if someone has a disability in Illinois, they are entitled to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) if they have less than $2,000 in assets and earns under the maximum amount as described by SSI guidelines. 

Read the full article by our Illinois special needs attorneys explaining the special needs planning process in Illinois.

Transferring Assets To Your Revocable Living Trust explained

Downers Grove special needs lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty discusses special needs trusts, also known as supplemental needs trusts. These trusts are tools that allow individuals with disabilities to earn income, accumulate wealth, recieve gifts and inheritances, and maintain a quality lifestyle.

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In this article, our Downers Grove special needs attorneys discuss the process of adding a home to a Special Needs Trust and the benefits from not counting it as an asset when calculating Supplemental Security Income.  We explain the types of items that Special Needs Trust are allowed to pay for and what isn't allowed under the rules. SSI can be used to pay for groceries, shelter, utilities and mortgage payments, so in effect, money from a trust cannot be used for these. 

Read the full article by our Downers Grove special needs lawyers about transferring your home to your supplemental needs trust. 

What is a Special Needs Trust?

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Planning for the long-term care of a loved one with special needs requires thought and preparation. The fact is, when it comes to the future needs of a family member with a disability, the possibility that they may outlive you is something that must be considered, especially when the individual is a minor or adult child. Our Downers Grove special needs attorneys understand what is necessary, so in this article, we discuss preparations estimating possible future care-giving costs, as well as making sure all assets are managed properly to best benefit your loved one.

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