A key tax deduction, there for business owners to take

Simmons, Brian J.
October 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);10/13/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 41, p28
The author emphasizes the importance of having a properly structured long-term care insurance plan. He considers the possible reason why few people act to protect their expenses related to long-term care. He mentions the coverage of health insurance or Medicare. He discusses the role of business owners in providing long-term care insurance for their employees.


Related Articles

  • Adding Long-Term Care Insurance to Your Family of Offerings. FitzPatrick, Michael B. // New Jersey CPA;Mar/Apr2008, p22 

    The article offers information on long-term care insurance (LTCi), a health insurance in the U.S. that lends services to people who requires medical and nursing needs, particularly those who have disabilities or chronic illnesses. The insurance covers long-term custodial care which most Medicare...

  • Unexpectedly, there's one kind of care not covered by Medicare. CLINCO, JUDY // Inside Tucson Business;1/11/2013, Vol. 22 Issue 32, p21 

    The author discusses the issues on long-term care insurance, which is not included in the Medicare coverage. She says that the services are covered by Medicaid and the Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS), both are low-income scheme. She mentions the significance of applying for a long-term...

  • Discussing Your Client's LTC Needs in Retirement. Riekse Jr., Tom // Advisor Today;Sep/Oct2015, Vol. 110 Issue 5, p25 

    The article offers suggestion for working with clients to discuss needs for long-term care (LTC) insurance for healthcare planning in retirement. Topics discussed include planning for LTC costs, addressing concerns about the costs of healthcare planning, and lack of coverage of LTC needs in...

  • How Retirees Pay for Current Health Care and Future Long-Term Care Expenses. Salter, John R.; Harness, Nathan; Chatterjee, Swarn // Journal of Financial Service Professionals;Jan2011, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p88 

    This study explores the methods used by retirees with moderate to high investable assets to cover current health care needs and expected long term care costs. Results indicate that former employer plans and Medicare are common for covering current health care needs and few retirees have no...

  • Long-Term Care: Helping Clients Make the Right Choices. Neuhauser, Karyn L. // Journal of Financial Planning;Nov2012, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p44 

    • This article provides information on the current state of the long-term-care insurance industry and the likelihood of requiring long-term care, and discusses the benefits and costs of long-term-care insurance, • It provides data on the current and expected future costs of various...

  • Long-term care insurance. Fay, W. David // Inside Tucson Business;1/1/2007, Vol. 16 Issue 29, p17 

    The article discusses information on long-term care (LTC) insurance in Tucson, Arizona. LTC insurance depends on what type of policy, how old the person when he apply, and his health. Depending on the contract, it covers any nursing home or institutional setting, such as semi-skilled, adult day...

  • Insurers handle policies with long-term care. Solnik, Claude // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);8/12/2005, Vol. 52 Issue 33, p3B 

    Reports on the growth in the demand for long-term care policies in the United States. Key factors contributing to the increased popularity of long-term care policies; Companies' offering of long-term care as an option in their benefits package; Premium for a standard daily-lifetime benefit.

  • Overlooking long-term care insurance could be costly risk. Fraley, Jeff // Fort Worth Business Press;4/18/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 16, p38 

    Focuses on the importance of long-term care insurance. Cost of home health care; Limitations of Medicare and Medicaid; Definition of long-term care.

  • Foundation says Medicare is aiding in long-term care need.  // Medical Device Daily;1/5/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p2 

    The article reports on a book released by SCAN Foundation which suggests that the Medicare system in the U.S. may actually be filling a need for long-term care among the elderly by paying for post-acute-care services that are similar to long-term care. According to Doctor Bruce Chernof, the book...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics