Tuesday, 13 March 2018 11:32

Maine taxpayers can file their taxes to benefit veterans Featured

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STATEWIDE - Maine taxpayers can donate a portion of their tax returns to the Maine Veterans' Memorial Cemetery Fund.

The $5 donation supports the maintenance and preservation of Maine's four veterans' cemeteries.

 

Last year Maine residents gave almost $30,000 to support the effort.

 

Hundreds of thousands of Mainers have served our nation, and the cemeteries are meant to be a final resting place for more than 25,000 veterans.

 

To donate, there's a box that can be checked at the bottom of Maine tax returns.

 

 

 

 

Kelly Mitchell

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Kelly Mitchell joined the news team in March of 2018. She grew up splitting her time between York, ME and Haverhill, MA, but her favorite childhood memories took place along the rocky coast of southern Maine. She's now e...