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In 1997, my parents paid for all their funeral expenses with

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In 1997, my parents paid for all their funeral expenses with an irrevocable trust. This was not for a medicaid spend down. In 2015 I got them on Medicaid and also a Medicaid waiver. My father just pasted away on 8/21/2016. My Mother changed the funeral proceedings and it didn't cost as much as they originally paid. Does the difference come back to her, or does it go to Medicaid? St. Joe County, IN
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Category: Estate Law
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Was the trust specifically set up just for father or does it cover mother as well?


Does the trust specify where any surplus funds go after the trust purpose is fulfilled?





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