LTCI Legislation: Wait 'til 2003

Kerley, Michael L.
September 2002
Advisor Today;Sep2002, Vol. 97 Issue 9, p26
Trade Publication
Examines the tax incentives for long-term care insurance (LTCI) in the United States. Overview of the LTCI law; Proposal for an extra tax deduction or credit for people who provide direct care to people in need; Congress' focus on homeland security.


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