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Veterans Pension Rate Table – Effective 12/1/05

 

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Veterans Pension Rate Table 
Veteran - Alone & With Dependents


Date of Cost-of-Living Increase: 12-01-2005
Increase Factor: 4.1%
Standard Medicare Deduction: $88.50


Maximum Annual Pension Rate (MAPR) Category

Amount

If you are a veteran... Your yearly income must be less than...
Without Spouse or Child $10,579
  To be deducted, medical expenses must exceed 5% of MAPR,  or,  $528
With One Dependent $13,855
  To be deducted, medical expenses must exceed 5% of MAPR,  or,  $692
Housebound Without Dependents $12,929
Housebound With One Dependent $16,205
A&A Without Dependents $17,651
A&A With One Dependent $20,924
Two Vets Married to Each Other $13,855
Add for Early War Veteran (Mexican Border Period or WW1) to any category above $2,400
Add for Each Additional Child to any category above $1,806
Child Earned Income Exclusion effective: 01-01-2000 $7,200
(38 CFR §3.272 (j)(1))
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01-01-2001 $7,450
  01-01-2002 $7,700
  01-01-2003 $7,800
  01-01-2004 $7,950
  01-01-2005 $8,200
  01-01-2006 $8,450

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