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  • The Board of Veterans' Appeals for Benefit Claims

    The Board of Veterans' Appeals (also known as "BVA" or "the Board") is a part of the VA, located in Washington, D.C. Members of the Board review benefit claims determinations made by local VA offices and issue decision on appeals. These Law Judges, attorneys experienced in veterans law and in reviewing benefit claims, are the only ones who can issue Board decisions. Staff attorneys, also trained in veterans law, review the facts of each appeal and assist the Board members. This is a gateway to information abuot the Board of Veterans' Appeals and the appeals process. Content Detail

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    Department of Veterans' Affairs

Survivors Benefits (2)+

Know Your Rights Articles (7)+

  • Federal Benefits for Veterans and Dependents

    VA Benefits, Compensation, Pension, Survivor's Pension and Aid and Attendance Content Detail

    By:
    State Bar of Georgia Pro Bono Resource Center
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Forms and Fees: U. S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims

    This web site contains forms in PDF format and the fees for filing claims in the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans' Claims: (1) Attorney Application, (2) Declaration of Financial Hardship, (3) Notice of Appeal Form, (4) Notice of Appearance Form, (5) Non-Attorney Application, and (6) Recertification of Nonattorney Practitioner. Content Detail

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    U. S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
  • Property Tax Relief for Seniors and Veterans with Disabilities

    Georgia law provides property tax and school tax benefits to senior citizens and to veterans with disabilities. Please be aware that this web page gives only a general description of the Georgia tax benefits. Your situation may be different enough so that the general rules will not apply. Read More

    By:
    Elder Law Committee of State Bar of Georgia
  • The Board of Veterans' Appeals for Benefit Claims

    The Board of Veterans' Appeals (also known as "BVA" or "the Board") is a part of the VA, located in Washington, D.C. Members of the Board review benefit claims determinations made by local VA offices and issue decision on appeals. These Law Judges, attorneys experienced in veterans law and in reviewing benefit claims, are the only ones who can issue Board decisions. Staff attorneys, also trained in veterans law, review the facts of each appeal and assist the Board members. This is a gateway to information abuot the Board of Veterans' Appeals and the appeals process. Content Detail

    By:
    Department of Veterans' Affairs
  • Veterans' Benefits in Georgia

    This page outlines the tax exemptions and special provisions for veterans in the state of Georgia. Content Detail

    By:
    Georgia Department of Veterans' Service
  • Veterans' Burial and Memorial Benefits

    The Department of Veterans' Affairs National Cemetery Administration's web site is designed to assist you with information on the VA's national cemeteries and other memorial benefits. Content Detail

    By:
    State Bar of Georgia Pro Bono Resource Center
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Veterans' Survivors' Benefits

    If your spouse, parent, or child was a veteran that has died, you might be eligible for benefits. This document is a list of them. Read More