The topic of his presentation was "Are you a Snowbird" The presentation addressed Estate and Tax Considerations for a Dual Residence Client; these issues require careful planning and knowledge about the legal particulars of both states. The program covered estate planning, tax benefits and government benefits eligibility for people who have a home in two states as well as individuals who live in New York and are considering retiring to another state.
"MAPT Drafting Workshop" on October 18, 2016; "Elder Law and Special Needs Planning Update" on October 19, 2016
Receives Highest Honor Bestowed By NAELA
Washington, DC - On Friday, April 15th, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) announced that our Managing Partner, Michael J. Amoruso, was named a 2016 NAELA Fellow, one of only two awarded for this year.
Michael’s election as a NAELA Fellow signifies that he is recognized by his peers as a model for others, and as an exceptional lawyer and leader. The most significant component in the selection process is commitment and contributions to NAELA through committee participation, programs, and leadership.
NAELA Fellows are attorneys who have been members of the Academy, whose careers concentrate on Elder Law and Special Needs, and who have distinguished themselves both by making exceptional contributions to meeting the needs of seniors and those with disabilities and by demonstrating commitment to the Academy. Please join us in congratulating Michael for this extraordinary and well-deserved honor!
Don't Fear the Tax Man: Tax Considerations for Estate & Elder Law Planning
Advanced Directives and Health Care Decisions
Ethics Committee of Visiting Nurse Services of Westchester
Discussion was presented on May 19, 2015 and was sponsored by Hospice and Palliative Care of Westchester
Washington, DC - The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), an association of attorneys dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to older Americans and individuals with special needs, is proud to announce its appointment of Michael K. Amoruso, of Rye Brook, NY, as Treasurer of the 2015-2016 Board of Directors. Amoruso will begin serving as NAELA Treasurer on June 1, 2015 (Click here to read the full press release)