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State News
August 1, 2018

Social Security income tax exemptions are now in place

By Xander Landen/VTDigger

About 40,000 Vermonters who receive Social Security benefits will see more money in their pockets this year, after Gov. Phil Scott and lawmakers moved to slash the state tax on the benefits for low- and moderate-income earners.

New tax exemptions for Social…

News Briefs
June 26, 2015

AARP warns Vermonters about online dating scam industry

By Erin Mansfield, VTDigger.org

Advocates failed to get legislation passed this year to address online dating scams, but that hasn’t stopped them from informing Vermonters about the multimillion-dollar industry.

AARP Vermont says scammers disproportionately target senior citizens on legitimate dating sites like Match.com, develop online…