You can disclaim but why? If your daughter qualifies or could otherwise qualify for government assistance the inheritance would disqualify her. Also, if you disclaim you could not direct the funds all to one daughter. It would go equally to your daughters.
In addition. If you accepted the money, you could simply pay her medical bills. As long as you do so directly to the medical provider such payments would not be gifts.
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Based upon your fact pattern, as amended, I'd urge you to meet with an attorney to review this matter and determine your best course of action. For example, you could accept the inheritance and then distribute the funds to your daughters as needed. Or, you could assign your interest to your daughter who does not have aid issues. Without knowing the size of your estate and other issues in connection with your family, it is impossible to say which course of action (or another one altogether?) would be best in your circumstances. Good luck to you.
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I agree with my colleagues and Attorney Shultz's comments are particularly on point. If you can preserve these assets, your daughter may still qualify for benefits and the funds can be maintained to cover whatever the government does not pay.
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