How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Infolawyer Your Own Question
Infolawyer
Infolawyer, Attorney
Category: Estate Law
Satisfied Customers: 53914
Experience:  Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses.
11313492
Type Your Estate Law Question Here...
Infolawyer is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My mom in law is ready application and in nursing

Customer Question

My mom in law is ready for medicaid application and in nursing home
.Her son is PA and has joint checking account.Four years ago she had a large sum of money
In her account her lawyer told us to get it out of there she was living independently
At the time so her son transferred out to another account without her name on it.Now
We wonder with look back period if he will be in trouble
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.
The look back period is 5 years.
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.
so a transfer done within that window could be challenged.
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.
That said, many transfers go unchallenged especially if seen as ordinary transfers, gifts.
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.
It would also need to be discovered or specifically inquired about.
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.
Kindly let me know if that is fast and acceptable. If I can clarify anything, please ask me.
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.
awaiting your reply.
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.
Kindly rate me positively.