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Medicaid Eligibility

Individual planning to assist people in becoming eligible for Medicaid.

Estate Planning

Estate planning and trusts, including living, family, special needs, and Medicaid.

Probate and Estates

Administering estates and providing representation at guardianship hearings.

Elder Law, Estate Planning, and Medicaid Eligibility

We have more than 30 years of experience serving the elderly and disabled communities. If you are an individual in need of an elder law attorney, please use the contact us form and one of our attorneys will get back with you. If you are an attorney and want to discuss a client referral, please call or email us with the facts of the case.

WHERE WE ARE

713 South Front Street
Columbus, Ohio  43206
Telephone:  (614) 443-8000
Facsimile:    (614) 443-8106

OUR TEAM

Richard T. Taps, Esq.
richard@tapslaw.com

Maggie L. Sutton, Esq.
maggie@tapslaw.com

Jessica N. Roshon, Esq.
jessica@tapslaw.com

Robert C. Rafferty, Esq.
bob@tapslaw.com

WHAT’S NEW?

December 11, 2017

Seasonal Changes and Alzheimer’s Disease

With the change in weather and the holiday season upon us, schedules get busier and stress levels increase.  We all seem to need more time in the day, but individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia are often the most affected. If you notice marked changes in a loved one’s behavior this […]
November 21, 2017

The Ohio Homestead Tax Exemption

Are you 65 or older?  Are you under 65 and disabled?  If so, you may be eligible to receive the homestead exemption to reduce your property taxes. The homestead exemption applies to owner-occupied residences for individuals 65 or older, or under 65 and disabled whose adjusted gross income is less than $31,800. If you qualify […]
October 23, 2017

Don’t (Un)Intentionally Disinherit Yourself: The Effect of Withholding a Will

When someone dies with assets in his or her estate, the estate must be probated in the county in which the person resided at the time of death. When the estate is probated, the individual named as Executor in the Will submits the will to the probate court and asks for the will to be […]