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Veterans Pension Benefits Charts

Pension Benefit Charts

2017 Pension Benefit Figures — Wartime Veteran

Type of Benefit Max. Annual Pension Rate (Income Limit) Max. Monthly Pension Rate (Income Limit)
Service Pension $12,907 $1,075
One dependent $16,902 $1,408
Housebound $15,733 $1,314
One dependent $19,770 $1,647
Aid and Attendance $21,531 $1,794
One dependent $25,525 $ 2,230
Each additional dependent child $2,932 +$244

2017 Pension Benefit Figures — Surviving Spouse

Type of Benefit Max. Annual Pension Rate (Income Limit) Max. Monthly Pension Rate (Income Limit)
Death Pension $8,656 $721
One dependent child $11,330 $944
Housebound $10,580 $881
One dependent child $13,249 $1,104
Aid and Attendance $13,836 $1,153
One dependent child $16,506 $1,375
Each additional dependent child $2,932 $244

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