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The program offers tax credit or relief for special tax situations of active members of the U.S. Armed Forces. A list of these special tax benefits for Armed Forces Personnel can be found at http://www.irs.gov/uac/Tax-Information-for-Members-of-the-U...
Gratuitous Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance (ARH) is a program that provides posthumous life insurance coverage for certain Veterans....
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) furnishes upon request, at no charge to the applicant, a government headstone or marker for the unmarked grave of any deceased eligible Veteran in any cemetery around the world, regardless of death....
Parents' dependency and indemnity compensation (DIC) is a needs-based benefit paid to parents (biological, adoptive, or foster) of a deceased military service-member or Veteran. The foster parent relationship must have been in place for at least one ...
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) burial allowance are partial reimbursements of an eligible Veterans' burial and funeral cost. When the cause of death is not service-connected, the reimbursement are generally described as two payments: A bu...
Biological children of women veterans who served in Vietnam may be eligible for a monetary allowance and possibly vocational training. The allowance is paid at one of four disability levels based upon the child's degree of permanent disability....
A Presidential Memorial Certificate (PMC) is a gold-embossed paper certificate bearing the official signature of the current President of the United States, to honor the memory of deceased honorably discharged Veterans....
Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance (S-DVI) is life insurance for Veterans who have received a service-connected disability rating by the Department of Veterans Affairs. The basic S-DVI program, commonly referred to as "RH Insurance", insures eligibl...
Under the Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act (SCRA), Veterans Affairs (VA) may protect the life insurance of a Servicemember called to active duty. The insurance will be protected from default for nonpayment of premiums for up to $400,000. The protecti...
Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (SGLI) is low-cost term insurance for members of the uniformed services. SGLI is a group life insurance policy purchased by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from a commercial life insurance company. SGLI...
The Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (SGLI) Disability Extension is for service members who are totally disabled at the time of discharge. The benefit allows the member to retain their SGLI coverage. There is no cost for the coverage for up to tw...
Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance Family Coverage (FSGLI) is a component of the Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (SGLI) program. It provides coverage for spouses and children of Servicemembers insured under SGLI....
Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance Traumatic Injury Protection (TSGLI) is a rider under Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (SGLI). It provides insurance payments to members who suffer certain serious traumatic injuries in service....
Certain Veterans and Servicemembers with serious service-connected disabilities may be entitled to a Specially Adapted Housing Grant for the purpose of constructing an adapted home or modifying an existing home to meet their adaptive needs. There are...
Veterans who have basic Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance (S-DVI) coverage and are totally disabled are eligible to have their premiums waived. If a waiver is granted, totally disabled Veterans may apply for additional coverage of up to $30,000 und...
The Veterans Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) is a monthly check paid to eligible survivors....
The National Cemetery Administration honors Veterans and their families with final resting places and lasting memorials that commemorate their service to our nation. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) National Cemetery Administration maintain...
Policyholders who have permanent plans of insurance under one of the programs listed below may borrow up to 94 percent of the cash value of the policy after it has been in force for one year or surrender the policy for its cash value....
Veterans Group Life Insurance (VGLI) provides for the conversion of Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (SGLI) coverage to a lifetime renewable term policy of insurance protection after a service member's separation from service. VGLI provides up...
Veterans Mortgage Life Insurance (VMLI) is a program for certain severely disabled Veterans. It provides insurance coverage on home mortgages to Veterans who receive Specially-Adapted Housing grants because of service-connected disabilities that are ...
Some Veterans Affairs (VA) life insurance policyholders may have their premiums waived, if they become totally disabled....
The Veterans Employment and Training Service (VETS) proudly provides resources and expertise to assist and prepare veterans and service members to obtain meaningful careers, maximize their employment opportunities, and protect their employment rights...
The purpose of the Military Reservist Economic Injury Disaster Loan program (MREIDL) is to provide funds to eligible small businesses to meet its ordinary and necessary operating expenses that it could have met, but is unable to meet, because an esse...