Widow or Widower of a Veteran...


Estates of  a widow or widower of a veteran, including property held in a revocable living trust for the benefit of that spouse, are exempt up to the just value of $7,000.00 for those veterans of WWI and before and $6,000.00 for those veterans of WWII and after, the spouse must:
Be a legal resident of the State of Maine
Be a widow or widower of a Veteran who would be entitled to such an exemption if living. Or is receiving a pension or compensation from the Federal government  as the un remarried widow of a veteran.