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New Eligibility Rules for VA Aid and Attendance Benefits
New Eligibility Rules for VA Aid and Attendance Benefits

The Veterans Administration has issued new rules for determining financial eligibility for needs-based pension programs, like Aid and Attendance. The rules set a specific net worth standard and eliminate some popular planning options. The rules take effect on October 18, ...

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