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Repair The Roof

An Estate Planning Podcast

Welcome to the Repair the Roof Podcast!
It’s named after President Kennedy’s famous quote: “The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.” The Repair the roof podcast is about all things estate planning and elder law.

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Recent Episodes

The podcast episodes will last anywhere from 10 to 25 minutes and will explore different 
estate planning and elder law tops in a fun but informative format. 

The podcast will be releasing 3 episodes every month.

There’s often a lot of confusion between the different types of irrevocable trusts, even as more and more people are forming them today. In this episode of Repair the Roof, Attorney Ted Gudorf explores the three types of irrevocable trusts: estate tax irrevocable trusts, asset protection trusts, and Medicaid asset protection trusts.
If you give gifts on an annual basis, it’s important to know the rules to avoid ending up crossways with the Internal Revenue Service. For those with large estates, there is an exciting opportunity to do some planning prior to the sunset provisions kicking in on January 1, 2026, which will substantially change the laws. While today’s discussion focuses on federal law, it’s important to know what applies to you on the state level.
In this episode of Repair the Roof, Attorney Ted Gudorf discusses everything you need to know about a little-known, but powerful option to navigate the rising cost of care. It’s called asset-based long-term care, and it utilizes either a whole life insurance policy, a universal life insurance policy, or an annuity as its foundation.
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The legal podcast that will help inform
when and how to take action.

The podcasts’ mission is to provide informative discussions focused on the practice areas we work in every day. 

About The podcast

Your host Attorney Ted Gudorf is board certified in Estate Planning and Elder Law. 

Gudorf Law Group has been practicing in Estate Planning and Elder law in Ohio for over 35 years. Repair The Roof, a legal podcast hosted by Ted Gudorf of Gudorf Law Group, LLC.

The show focuses on legal issues relating to estate planning, wills and trusts, elder law and other business topics, especially related to people and families in Ohio. Ted will teach you about protecting your family legacy through comprehensive estate planning and asset protection.

Attorney Ted Gudorf

Ted Gudorf, J.D., LL.M. is the founder and managing attorney of Gudorf Law Group, LLC, which was established in 1992. 

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