Estate Planning Tips for Veterans

How do I apply for the Veterans Aid and Attendance Pension? Veterans risk their lives to protect and defend our nation.  In exchange for their service, all veterans should be cared for in their old age.  In furtherance of this goal, the Veterans Aid and Attendance (A&A) pension was created to provide benefits that will…

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Happy Veterans Day!

Veteran’s Day What better way to honor a Veteran’s service than by ensuring that the Veterans that we love are well cared for.   The costs of care are rising and it can be hard to keep up, but you can help.  If you know of a Veteran, spouse or widow who is in need of…

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Veteran’s Benefits [Exemptions]

There are a variety of benefits out there for the men and women who bravely served our Country.  Some of these benefits are well known, others less so.  While looking into some property tax exemptions for an inheritance issue, I came across two Veterans Property Tax Exemptions.  Although I was familiar with the exemptions it…

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VA Eliminates Annual Eligibility Verification Report for Veterans Aid & Attendance

The Department of Veterans Affairs is eliminating the requirement for veterans receiving the Veterans Aid and Attendance benefit to file an annual report called the Eligibility Verification Report [EVR].  Before, beneficiaries were required to turn in the EVR and that was how the VA determined continuing eligibility.  Now, the VA will verify continued eligibility information…

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