Is There a Difference Between "Supplemental" and "Special" Needs Trusts?
You may have heard the terms "special" needs trust and "supplemental" needs trust and wondered what th...Read more
The trust should pay for all taxes and insurance, but the beneficiary should pay for utilities if he is able. If the trust pays for utilities, and the beneficiary receives Supplemental Security Income (SSI), the beneficiary's SSI award may be reduced. For more on homes and special needs trusts, click here.