You Have a Right to Sell Your Franchise Business in Minnesota

You Have a Right to Sell Your Franchise Business in Minnesota

Business owners who bought into a franchise often wonder, “Can I sell my business?” In short, yes, you can. The Minnesota Franchise Act specifically entitles you to sell your business. This cannot be overruled by your franchise agreement. You may have to pay a reasonable transfer fee. Can a Minnesota Franchise Be Sold? Yes. The sale…

Minnesota Transfer-on-death deed (TODD)

Minnesota Transfer-on-death deed (TODD)

A transfer-on-death deed (TODD) in Minnesota is a real estate deed that transfers ownership of the property to the named beneficiary upon the owner’s death. TODDs are governed by Minnesota Statutes § 507.071. A transfer-on-death deed allows for the transfer of title of real property to a named beneficiary at the death of the owner, or…

Rights of Beneficiaries in Minnesota Trusts

Rights of Beneficiaries in Minnesota Trusts

The rights of beneficiaries of a Minnesota trust are primarily based on Minnesota Statutes and the trust document. When a trust document and/or statute imposes a duty on the trustee, for the benefit of the beneficiary, the beneficiary has rights. Here are some examples from the Minnesota Trust Code, Minnesota Statutes chapter 501C. Table of…

How Much Does FDIC Protect in Revocable Trust Bank Accounts?

How Much Does FDIC Protect in Revocable Trust Bank Accounts?

The FDIC protects some money in bank accounts owned by a revocable living trust. The amount protected depends on the number of beneficiaries. When a revocable trust owner designates five or fewer beneficiaries, the owner’s trust deposits are insured up to $250,000 for each unique beneficiary. This rule applies to the combined interests of all…

Manual Letter #16.1, June 1 2016

Manual Letter #16.1, June 1 2016

This article is a section taken from Manual Letter #16.1, a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Healthcare Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Table of Contents Manual Letter #16.1N. Appendix F Standards and GuidelinesManual Chapter OrganizationManual FormattingBulletins IncorporatedPolicy Clarifications and Additional InformationChapter 1: Minnesota Health Care ProgramsChapter 2: Medical Assistance2.1 MA Overview2.2 MA…

Manual Letter #17.2, June 1 2017

Manual Letter #17.2, June 1 2017

This article is a section taken from Manual Letter #17.2, a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Healthcare Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Table of Contents Manual Letter #17.2I. Summary of ChangesA. EPM Home PageB. Section 1.2.1 Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP) Application FormsC. Section 1.2.3 MHCP Date of ApplicationD. Section 1.3.2.5 MHCP…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP)

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP)

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) are federal and state-funded programs that assist people on Medicare who have limited income and assets by paying some Medicare expenses, such as premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance. A person’s county, tribal, or state servicing agency determines who is eligible for an MSP. There are four types of…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) General Requirements

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) General Requirements

This article is a section taken from Medicare Savings Programs (MSP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. MSP General Requirements This subchapter provides general policy information that applies to Medicare Savings Programs (MSP). It includes policies that apply to MSPs and links to relevant Minnesota Health…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Applications

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Applications

This article is a section taken from Medicare Savings Programs (MSP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Table of Contents MSP ApplicationsMedicare ApplicationMedicare Part D Extra HelpMedicare Savings Program ApplicationApplication FormsApplication requirements MSP Applications The federal government administers the Medicare program and the Minnesota Department of Human…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Non-Financial Eligibility

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Non-Financial Eligibility

This article is a section taken from Medicare Savings Programs (MSP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. MSP Non-Financial Eligibility This subchapter includes non-financial eligibility policies. This covers eligibility factors not related to a person’s income or assets. Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) follow many of the same…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Post Eligibility

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Post Eligibility

This article is a section taken from Medicare Savings Programs (MSP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. MSP Post Eligibility These policies apply to Medicare Savings Programs (MSP). In general, MSPs follow the same post-eligibility policies as Medical Assistance (MA). This subchapter includes policies that apply to…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Financial Eligibility

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Financial Eligibility

This article is a section taken from Medicare Savings Programs (MSP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. MSP Financial Eligibility This subchapter provides policy about financial eligibility for the Medicare Savings Programs (MSP). This includes eligibility factors that involve a person’s income or assets. MSP follows many…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Income

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Income

This article is a section taken from Medicare Savings Programs (MSP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Table of Contents MSP IncomeIncome LimitIncome PoliciesMSP Disregards and DeductionsMSP Excluded IncomeLegal Citations MSP Income Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) follow many of the same income eligibility policies as Medical Assistance…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Assets

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Assets

This article is a section taken from Medicare Savings Programs (MSP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Table of Contents MSP AssetsAsset LimitAsset PoliciesLegal Citations MSP Assets Assets are items of value that people own like bank accounts, stocks and bonds, cars, and real estate. Medicare Savings…

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Cooperation

Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Cooperation

This article is a section taken from Medicare Savings Programs (MSP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. MSP Cooperation Medicare Savings Program (MSP) enrollees must comply with various Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP) eligibility requirements or they may have their MSP coverage ended. These requirements include: MHCP…

Emergency Medical Assistance (EMA) Financial Eligibility

Emergency Medical Assistance (EMA) Financial Eligibility

This article is a section taken from Emergency Medical Assistance (EMA), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. EMA Financial Eligibility This subchapter provides financial policy information that applies to Emergency Medical Assistance (EMA). This includes eligibility factors that involve a person’s income or assets. A person…

Medical Assistance (MA) under the TEFRA Option

Medical Assistance (MA) under the TEFRA Option

This article is a section taken from Medical Assistance (MA), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Medical Assistance (MA) under the TEFRA Option Medical Assistance (MA) under the TEFRA option is for children with a disability who are otherwise ineligible for MA because household income…

Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act General Requirements

Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act General Requirements

This article is a section taken from MA under the TEFRA Option, a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. TEFRA General Requirements Medical Assistance (MA) under the TEFRA option is for children with a disability who are otherwise ineligible for MA because household income is above the…

Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act Financial Eligibility

Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act Financial Eligibility

This article is a section taken from MA under the TEFRA Option, a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Table of Contents TEFRA  Financial EligibilityMA under the TEFRA Option AssetsMA under the TEFRA Option Household CompositionMA under the TEFRA Option IncomeMA under the TEFRA Option Financial…

Medical Assistance Overview

Medical Assistance Overview

This article is a section taken from Medical Assistance (MA), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Overview Medical Assistance (MA) eligibility has a variety of non-financial, financial and post-eligibility requirements. Some MA policies apply to all MA applicants and enrollees. For example, residency requirements are…

MA 1619(a) or 1619(b)

MA 1619(a) or 1619(b)

This article is a section taken from Medical Assistance (MA), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. MA 1619(a) or 1619(b) Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal program administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA) that provides monthly cash payments to people age 65 or…

TEFRA Post-Eligibility

TEFRA Post-Eligibility

This article is a section taken from MA under the TEFRA Option, a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Post-Eligibility Medical Assistance (MA) under the TEFRA option is for children with a disability who are otherwise ineligible for MA because household income is above the MA…

TEFRA Non-Financial Eligibility

TEFRA Non-Financial Eligibility

This article is a section taken from MA under the TEFRA Option, a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. Non-Financial Eligibility Medical Assistance (MA) under the TEFRA option is for children with a disability who are otherwise ineligible for MA because household income is above the MA…

MA for Employed Persons with Disabilities (MA-EPD)

MA for Employed Persons with Disabilities (MA-EPD)

This article is a section taken from Medical Assistance (MA), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. MA for Employed Persons with Disabilities Medical Assistance for Employed Persons with Disabilities (MA-EPD) is a work incentive health care program that provides MA coverage to employed people with…

MA-EPD General Requirements

MA-EPD General Requirements

This article is a section taken from MA for Employed Persons with Disabilities (MA-EPD), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual. General Requirements This subchapter provides general policy information that applies to Medical Assistance for Employed Persons with Disabilities (MA-EPD). In general, MA-EPD follows the MA for…