July 12, 2016
You have until July 26 to submit written comments about the rate requests to the Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB). You can tell how the higher cost may affect you, your family and others. You can submit your comments through Vermont’s rate review website, by email, or by calling 802-828-2177. You...
July 6, 2016
ome Vermonters didn’t get their Earned Income Tax Credit for 2014 because the IRS thinks they were in jail – but they weren’t. Vermont Legal Aid asked the IRS and the Department of Corrections to find out how the mistakes were made. Did this happen to you? It's not too late to get help! Call us for...
July 5, 2016
Women Helping Battered Women has changed its name to Steps to End Domestic Violence. The new name helps make it clear that Steps to End Domestic Violence is there to help everyone in Chittenden County who is affected by domestic violence - regardless of age or gender identity. The new name shows...
June 30, 2016
Starting July 1, 2016, if you are pregnant (or get pregnant) and don't have health insurance, you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) to apply for a health plan through Vermont Health Connect. This means that you don't have to wait until open enrollment starts later this fall to apply.
June 29, 2016
The first Here to Help Clinic will be held on Friday, July 1 from 2-5 PM at the First United Methodist Church at 21 Buell Street in Burlington.
June 25, 2016
Vermont has a new law that makes it easier for people who are being stalked to get the help they need. The new law defines stalking as when a person follows, watches, threatens you or another person, or tampers with your property at least two times and makes you afraid. Stalking includes phone...
June 17, 2016
Did you get help paying for a Vermont Health Connect (VHC) plan or another state’s Marketplace plan in 2015? Do you plan to apply for premium tax credits to help pay for a 2017 plan? If so, here are some important things you need to know in order to get premium tax credits for 2017.
June 15, 2016
Callers who pretend to be the IRS demand payment right now. They tell you to pay using things like MoneyGrams or even iTunes gift cards. Don't do it. Read this article to find out more.
June 10, 2016
Citizenshipworks is a free online service that helps you get ready and apply for citizenship, step-by-step. It tells you about any application problems you may face. It helps you find the expert help you need - online or in person. It tells you what documents you need to submit. It tells you what...
May 26, 2016
In just one day this week, over 350 people in Vermont reported getting calls from someone from "the IRS" demanding that they pay money right away. Don't be fooled into handing over your money to these scammers. Listen to a recording of a fake "IRS" phone call.
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