• Our Military and Special Needs Trusts for Dependents
  • February 3, 2016 | Author: James M. McCarten
  • Law Firm: Burr & Forman LLP - Nashville Office
  • Prior to 2015, members of and retirees from the military could not designate any portion of their military Survivor Benefit Plan ("SBP") to a special needs trust ("SNT"), even when a child of that servicemember needed the protection of a SNT in order to ensure his/her access to government benefits.