Various Veteran Benefits

Attention:

 For the safety of our clients and workers, due to COVID-19/Coronavirus, the Placer County Veterans Services Office is closed to the public. We continue to provide services to our veterans and are honored to assist you. Clients who wish to file a new claim for Compensation or Pension: Please call 1-800-827-1000 to notify the VA of your intent to file a claim.

You can still apply, submit documents or ask questions – For your safety, we would prefer that you please dial 916-780-3290 and leave a message and we will return your phone call within 48 hours. Additionally, you may mail documents to the following address: 1000 Sunset Blvd., Suite 115, Rocklin, CA 95765. 

The Placer County Veterans Services Office is available 7 days per week, 24 hours per day online at www.placer.ca.gov/veterans.

For more information on Placer County’s response to COVID-19/Coronavirus please see the following page https://www.placer.ca.gov/coronavirus

Disabled Veteran Property Tax Waiver Application - BOE-261-G 2013 Claim for Disabled Veteran’s Property Tax

The disabled veterans’ property tax exemption (PDF) provides for the cancellation or refund of taxes paid:

  • When property becomes eligible after the lien date (new acquisition or occupancy of a previously owned property)
  • Upon a veteran’s disability rating or death

This further provides for the termination of the exemption on the date of sale or transfer of a property to a third party who is not eligible for the exemption or on the date a person previously eligible for the exemption becomes ineligible.

State Park Pass Information - DPR 619

Honorably discharged war veterans who are residents of California with an overall/combined rating at 50% or greater service-connected disability, or were held as prisoners of war by forces hostile to the United States, or recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor are eligible to receive the Distinguished Veteran Pass (formerly Disabled War Veteran/Prisoner of War Pass). Download the Distinguished Veteran Pass Application (PDF).

Miscellaneous Forms