Achieving a Better Life Experience (“ABLE”) Accounts are tax-advantaged accounts for disabled individuals. Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Accounts can exclude up to $100,000 from the resources countable by Medicaid for a disabled beneficiary. The Social Security Administration issued POMS (Program Operations Manual System) on ABLE Accounts on December 18, 2015. Click to view. If you have questions on establishing ABLE Accounts for a family member with a disability, please contact Sarah Richardson Larson, P. Daniel Donohue, Matt Van Heuvelen, or Mark Krogstad.

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