Initial phone consultations for each new matter (no time limit).
Initial face-to-face consultations for new legal matter (no time limit).
Review of independent legal documents (six page maximum per document, no limit to the number of new independent documents).
Plan attorneys will prepare a free Simple Will for you and your family, as well as update the Will annually for free. (See definition of Simple Will in Definitions section).
A state specific, web based, free Living Will form is available to Members. This form can be notarized by a Notary Public. Store this document in a safe location.
Plan attorneys will help Members represent themselves in small claims court.
Assistance in solving problems with government programs, such as INS and Welfare.
When deemed appropriate by your plan attorney, he or she will write letters on your behalf (one letter per legal matter, with no limit on the number of new legal matters)
When deemed appropriate by your plan attorney, he or she will make phone calls on your behalf (one phone call per legal matter, with no limit on the number of new legal matters).
Reduced Hourly Rate
Plan attorneys have contracted to charge 40% off their normal hourly rate, with a minimum of $125 per hour, for legal care beyond the free and discounted services.
Deeply Discounted Legal Services
The following are commonly used legal services for which plan attorneys have agreed to charge a one-time, deeply discounted fee.
Simple Will with Minor’s Trust
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
Non-Payment of Court Ordered Support
Small Business Incorporation
Residential Real Estate Document Review
Traffic Ticket Defense
In the case of extended legal care, plan attorneys may ask you for a retainer. Any retainer sought will be computed by multiplying the number of hours a plan attorney believes a case will take, by the appropriate discounted hourly plan rate. For instance; 10 hours x $125.00 = a retainer of $1,250.00. Any unused portion of the retainer will be returned to you.
Contingency Fee Discounts
The contingency fee discount will be a 10% reduction of the state maximum rate or the attorney’s usual rate, whichever is lower.
Tax Preparation & Advice Services
Access to personal tax benefits including free tax return preparation and unlimited, toll-free, tax related advice. Additionally, you can have the most commonly used tax schedules prepared free of charge or at a significantly discounted rate.
Access to a wide-ranging selection of free self-service forms that may be downloaded and completed to create legally valid documents. Forms are state specific and include:
Last Will and Testament
Bill of Sale
Advance Health Care Directive/Living Will
Power of Attorney
In addition to a comprehensive inventory of free forms, you may purchase and download a vast array of self-service forms from our catalog at a substantially discounted price.
Tax Related Benefits
Free mail-in tax return preparation (includes 1040EZ, 1040A, and 1040)*
Free preparation of most commonly used schedules that accompany the form 1040*
IRS audit assistance
Unlimited advice for personal and business matters on federal taxation via toll-free phone call/fax/e-mail (no time or frequency limitations)
Tax professionals will review any notice or letter issued by the IRS and provide advice on how to understand and solve the matter.
Access to a web-based IRS audit tutorial, as well as an IRS notification tutorial.
IRS notification assistance
Review of prior year’s tax return*
Member portal with tax tips, tax law changes, tax organization area, IRS audit area, IRS notification area and member advice on-line.
The information and coverage set forth above is not representative of the benefits provided in every extended warranty/service contract sold by RV Advisor. Ask your RV Advisor representative for the actual contract for complete terms, conditions, exclusions and state-specific language.
*The RV Advisor and The RV Advisor Good Samaritan Club is in no way affiliated or in conjunction with Good Sam, Camping world or Marcus Lemonis