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Quit claim

December 11, 2008

Appellant quit claimed her share of the property to her son and daughter in law; they mortgaged the property; they were denied refinancing options unless the appellant was a co-signer; the property was quit claimed back to appellant; the appellant applied for LTC benefits at the time and then quit claimed the property back to her daughter in law; DSS imposed a penalty for the transfer; Hearing officer found that the appellant was not the legal owner of the property and there was no transfer of the property and no transfer of asset  penalty was applied.

Fair Hearing Decision 12-11-08 (PDF)