Rochester Estate Planning Attorney Discusses Caregiver Agreements

  • The only way you can pay someone, family or someone else, for taking care of you is through a caregiver agreement.
  • You could draw up an agreement where you’re going to pay your caregiver child for their services in advance if it’s based on reasonable hourly rate.
  • Your child has to pay income tax on these payments.
  • Erie County Department of Social Services has publically stated that they do not like these agreements.

This educational legal video was brought to you by Robert Friedman, an experienced Rochester Estate Planning Attorney.