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Join attorney, Twyla Sketchley, each Friday at 10:04 am on 88.9 WFSU-FM. Elder Law Issues addresses the questions and concerns of seniors and their caregivers. Visit WFSU for an Audio Archive of Past Broadcasts

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The Sketchley Law Firm, P.A. was established in 2002 by Twyla Sketchley, a Florida Bar Board Certified Elder Law Attorney. We are dedicated to providing clients compassionate, quality representation, and helping create a safe supportive community for our most vulnerable neighbors.

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Will I Have To Pay Taxes When I Sell My House?

One of the big questions standing in the way of seniors selling their homes is whether they will have to pay taxes when they sell? Many seniors have lived in their homes for decades and are concerned with selling because of the tax liabilities.  If you or an aging loved one are contemplating selling, this…

Warning Signs of Exploitation

Elder exploitation is a growing problem in the United States.  Some estimate that Americans lose as much as $2.9 billion a year due to financial exploitation.  Often exploitation goes undiscovered until all an elder’s money is gone.  Determining whether an elderly loved one has been victimized can be difficult. The following are possible warning signs…

8 Tips To Help Make Accounting Easier

If you are one of the millions of Americans who are helping manage someone else’s money,  you are likely required to provide an accounting.  An accounting is an itemized explanation of how you spent the money you were managing.  If you are a trustee, guardian, conservator, agent under a power of attorney, or other fiduciary,…

Protect Your Elderly Parents From Mail Scams

Does your elderly loved one receive a lot of mail – particularly junk mail?  This may be a sign that he or she has fallen victim to scammers and identity thieves.  C. Steven Baker, Federal Trade Commission Director of the Midwest Region says, “Scammers around the world send out tons of mail.  People who get…

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