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No children and it is contra costa county. Can you also tell me how much money the county will allow you to get each month and still qualify for Medi-Cal or any other type of medical insurance.
If my insurance and my property taxes are paid by the trustee on my behalf and therefore the money is not in my account or in my hands can I still keep my house if I am on Medi-Cal. She used to pay them for me but now she has passed away and my income varies from month to month because my uncle is having issues with his payment to the trust and this is where my income comes from.
I know I can own a home. The only way for me to be able to pay my property taxes twice a year is for me to save the money up. If there is a limit on how much money I am to have in my checking account of 2k per month then I would be over my limit if I save the 4k my taxes are and the 1500 for my insurance. Plus there are other maintenance issues which must be planned for such as the 14k I am going to need very soon to replace my back deck. I was just wondering if I have the trustee withhold these funds from my monthly check and pay for these items directly so that I don't have the money in my account if this would be a way to keep my Medi-Cal because if not I don't know how I will be able to keep my home. My preexisting medical conditions put me at a really high monthly rate for medical insurance and my medications are not even included in this fee. I recall them telling me last year 900.00 per month just for my medical insurance.
My opinion is that if you already a beneficiary of a special needs trust that is not self-funded, the trustee can pay taxes, insurance, repairs and other items related to the house without those payments being considered as income to you.
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