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The coronavirus has created many changes in the way Vermont courts are operating, changes to public benefits, and more. Here we will keep a list of important changes to help Vermonters and community partners.
The federal coronavirus relief law (called the CARES Act) will give money to most adults in the United States. The money will be sent to your home or deposited in your bank account. The IRS says that electronic deposits of the federal Economic Impact Payment (EIP) will start around April 13, 2020.
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act offers help for many Americans to get paid leave from work between April 1 and December 31, 2020. There are rules and requirements to meet. We summarize them here.
3SquaresVT (known under federal law as the SNAP program and known commonly as “food stamps”) is available to help you meet your family’s food needs.  Even if you have never received 3SquaresVT before, you should apply if your income has changed and your family is experiencing food insecurity. Some laws and procedures for the 3SquaresVT program have changed due to the COVID-19 coronavirus,… Read more
What should Vermont parents know if they want to modify a custody or visitation order because they want to protect children from exposure to COVID-19?
The Vermont Department of Labor has updates in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.
If you are impacted by COVID-19, learn more about foreclosures on this page.
If you don’t have health insurance, sign up with Vermont Health Connect by April 17.
Here are some things Vermonters should know about filing and paying your taxes this year.
Be aware that scammers are setting up websites, contacting people by phone and email, and posting false information on social media platforms.