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- WILLIAMS POST 206, Inc.
American Legion, Department of
address: P.O. Box 428, Chesapeake
Beach, Maryland 20732
3330 Chesapeake Beach Road
Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732
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301.855.6466 ~ 410.257.9878 Fax 410.257.0890
****A SECOND LEGISLATIVE HEARING****
MILITARY RETIREMENT TAX
ON MARCH 4TH AT 4:00 PM
NOTE: time changed at last minute from 1 to 4 pm
Murdoch, the Maryland Department Legislative Affairs Chairman has put
out a call for you to turn out for a second hearing to be held March
4th. Quoting from her message:
"THE HEARING ON SB 592
THE GOVERNORS RETIREMENT BILL WILL BE HEARD ON WED THE 4TH OF MARCH
IN THE SENATE BUDGET AND TAXATION HEARING ROOM AT 1PM. WE NEED ANOTHER
BIG TURN OUT FOR THIS LIKE WE HAD TODAY.
I WANT TO THANK EVERYONE
WHO CAME OUT AND SUPPORT THE TESTIMONY TODAY [2/27/15] ON THE GOVERNORS HOUSE BILL".
Maximum participation is requested. We need to show our support for this important legislation. To recap:
Governor Hogan has kept his promise
that he made at
the convention in July. He has introduced Senate Bill 592 and
482 entitled Income Tax – Subtraction Modification –
Income. These bills would give a 25% or $5,000
whichever is greater the
first year and it would increase by 25% each year until it reaches
This is what we have been fighting for a long time. Now the
ball is in
our court to do our part to make sure these bills get passed by
moved to the respective floors. In order to accomplish this
mission, I am
asking that everyone contact their Senators and Delegates and urge them
support these bills.
It's Getting Close to Tax Filing Time
The following free online software companies are available exclusively to active uty members of the military:
If you have already filed your taxes and want to know when you will receive your refund, don't forget to download the IRS app, IRS2Go!
This app is available in both English and Spanish and provides
features to help taxpayers check on the status of their tax refund,
obtain tax records,
- TurboTax Military Edition created
a software program specifically for service members. There is
currently a free version for junior enlisted and a discount version for
senior enlisted and officers.
- Military OneSource is
once again offering a no-cost, electronic tax filing service. If you
are eligible under the Military OneSource program, you can complete,
save, and file your 2014 federal and up to three state returns online
at no cost.
- TaxSlayer Military is
available to all active duty military. You can prepare both your
federal and state return for free with TaxSlayer Military Edition.
The Bay Business Group
wants your best recipe for the 2015 edition of
Of The Bay 2015″
The BBG’s “Taste of the
Beaches” cookbook is now in its third printing (June 2012).
The non-profit BBG contributes 20% of the proceeds to our BBG
Scholarship Program, 20% to the Pat Carpenter Women in Business Fund,
and 60% goes into our General Fund for use in a variety of other BBG
program and community initiatives.These local cookbooks, packed with
delicious recipes by local residents, business owners and dignitaries
make thoughtful gifts that will always be cherished!
See Here For Details on how to contribute to
or get your copy
A BigThank You
SPECIAL THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ATTENDED OR HELPED WITH THE DINNER AND
MOVIE "HONOR FLIGHT" ON FEBRUARY 6, 2015. It was a very
successful and well attended event supported by Mr. George W. Owings
III (also a life member of our Post), the Maryland
Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and jointly sponsored by the
Calvert Hospice and Post 206.
Hospice cares for those in our community who
are living with a serious, life-limiting illness.
This Post is pleased to support their efforts, with special
emphasis on the We
Honor Veternas Program.
COME AND HAVE SOME FUN!
Tickets available at the bar.
STEAK NIGHTS ARE BACK! See Post Events Calendar for
dates and details
Member Artist Bob Arscott Dedicates Eagle to
Pictures of Dedication Here
POST 206 LINKS
Post Events Calendar
Get your evnet on the calendar
to Everyone who helped make the 2014
Installation of Officers a success. Pictures Here
Our friends at the Sykesville Post
visited us on their Pub Crawl
HERE for a few pictures
the Memorial Day Ceremony featuring the dedication of the Vietnam
Memorial by the Nam Knights
from the wonderful Children's Costume Party hosted by the Auxiliary:
See the 2014
Thanksgiving Day Dinner HERE
Severna Park Post 175 Special Event for Wounded
Warrior Project - August 23rd. See Flyer Here
Recent Newsletter in PDF format
Legion Weekly, July 4, 1919 - the first
Legion Department of Maryland Links:
Legion Department of Maryland Home Page
National Headquarters Links:
Headquarters Home Page
Burn Pit (News, opinion, and
discussion on current events of interest to veterans and their families)
The American Legion 2013 Concolidated Repost
- "By The Numbers"
OF MARYLAND RESOURCES
The Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs
Department of Veterans' Affairs is an excellent resource to
learn about programs for vets and their families.
THEIR WEBSITE HERE.
MDVA News and
newsreels that used to be shown at the movies? Well, the
British Pathe News Collection is now on-line on YouTube.
CLASS BEING FORMED:
CPR TRAINING through our Post. If anyone is
interested, contact Andy Charland, Post Service Officer via
email at firstname.lastname@example.org
See a Great Vietnam War
Commemoration Web Site
History, Stats, and Search the Wall.
Special Public Service Announcements
Want to help
contribute to the history of the United States?
the Veterans History Project: The Veterans History Project
of the American Folklife Center collects, preserves, and makes
accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that
future generations may hear directly from veterans and better
understand the realities of war. Click
Here for More Information
to get involved, make a difference, help and have fun at the same time?
Let us know your areas of interest and we'll get you
If you are interested, send the post an email at:
We will let you know what is coming
VA Support Program
to More Veterans, Spouses. Click here
to read about it.
River Valley Ranch has established the
"SSG Chris Swanson Military Camper Fund" in partnership with our
Foundation to help send their children to camp through full or partial
scholarships. Click here
Read these! THIS my
friends is what the American Legion
Post 206 is all about!
About the Newsletters:
desire a copy of the quarterly newsletter, and you do not have a
computer (then how are you reading
this?), the Post will still mail the newsletter to you, but
you will have to mail a letter to the Post at P.O. Box 428 Chesapeake
Beach, Maryland 20732, Attn: Newsletter and ask to continue to receive
the newsletter by mail, otherwise it will be
available here on the Post's website or at the Post. Thank you.
-- Servicemembers Missing From WWII Now Listed In
Electronic Database - Click here
for more information.
here to read about an under-used, special monthly pension
benefit called Aid and Attendance.
here to read about a new scholarship for returning veterans.
-- Important Legislative
here to read the latest legislative
update from Washington!
Announces National Suicide Prevention Hotline
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