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January 11, 2019

The government shutdown is impacting 3SquaresVT benefits in February. If you recently applied, or if you receive benefits, you may need to take immediate action to get your benefits for February.

December 21, 2018

Each month, Vermont Legal Aid attorney Kelli Kazmarski is available in Newport, Vt., to discuss your legal questions. Kazmarski is also part of a rotating roster of volunteer lawyers who do free legal clinics in St. Johnsbury, Vermont. 

November 19, 2018

Is there unclaimed property that belongs to you? Visit the Vermont State Treasurer Office’s website and click on Search for Unclaimed Property. Enter your last name, your town or both into the search boxes.

October 24, 2018

The open enrollment period for buying (or changing) a 2019 Vermont Health Connect plan is November 1 to December 15, 2018. There are big changes in how much VHC plans cost.

October 5, 2018

If not enough taxes are taken out of your paychecks, you will owe taxes when you file your taxes in April. Also, you may have to pay a penalty for underpayment of taxes.

September 13, 2018

October 15, 2018, is the final deadline for a Renter Rebate Claim for 2017. The renter rebate is a tax credit. You must have paid rent in Vermont for all 12 months of the tax year. 

September 11, 2018

Under the terms of a settlement agreement, the agency that administers Medicare (CMS) will review denials of coverage for home health services in certain cases.

August 24, 2018

We’ve updated one of the most popular pages on this website: Divorce in Vermont. The web page describes the steps in the divorce process.

July 30, 2018

Vermont Legal Aid and Legal Services Law Line of Vermont will be holding free Advance Planning Clinics around the state in the coming year. You will be able to meet with a lawyer and complete a simple will and more.

July 24, 2018

If your property tax bill looks too high, call the Vermont Department of Taxes. They did not process all of the homestead and property tax adjustment forms on time. Be sure to send a copy of your revised bill to the escrow department of your mortgage company.

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