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my mother is in a care home and pays the full amount for her

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my mother is in a care home and pays the full amount for her care.She wishes to gift me the annual gift allowance.We have a joint account and I have full power of attorney.How do we go about this,can a the money be transferres to my account and do we have to let the local authority know.Thank you.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 4 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
Is it likely that the Local Authority will have to contribute to her care at any point?
Claire