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Veterans Benefits Update

The VA and Medicaid landscape is ever changing, and always in favor of government. We wrote you last fall to advise you of the pending 36-month lookback for VA Aid and Attendance. The new rules would impose a 36-month look

Posted in 2016 Newsletter, Newsletter, Veterans Benefits

New VA Rules

While Medicaid eligibility is affected by gifts made within five years of application, the VA program known as Aid and Attendance does not currently penalize those who have gifted away their assets in order to qualify for the benefit. As

Posted in 2015 Newsletter, Veterans Benefits

VA Changes coming in 2016!

Aid and Attendance is a little known Veterans Administration benefit that is available to veterans or their surviving spouses who are at least sixty-five years of age to assist them with the cost of in-home care, assisted living, and nursing

Posted in 2014 Newsletter, Aid and Attendance, Veterans Benefits