LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Jason Eric Neufeld

How to Keep Medicaid After Receiving an Inheritance

Medicaid recipients must constantly maintain assets below $2,000.00. If their assets ever exceed $2,000 at the end of any calendar month, they will no longer be Medicaid-eligible. So, when someone receives a lump sum inheritance from a recently-deceased family member, there may be work to do.

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