About Bernard

Bernard A. Krooks, J.D., CPA, LL.M (in taxation), CELA, is a founding partner of the New York law firm Littman Krooks LLP.  A nationally noted expert on special needs planning, he is past President of the Special Needs Alliance (, a national non-profit organization dedicated to assisting families with special needs planning and related issues.  Mr. Krooks may be reached at (212) 490-2020 or via email at [email protected]. For other inquiries or more information on special needs planning, visit the firm’s website at

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5 Tax Deductions & Credits For Special Needs Families

Families who have a child with special needs can reduce their tax burden with tax credits and deductions. Here are 5 useful credits and deductions you should know about....

10 Must-have documents for parents of children with special needs

For parents of children with special needs, it is never to early to start planning your child's future. Here are 10 documents you should prepare and keep updated....