Press Releases

GDVS Commemorates the Honorable Zell Miller

March 26, 2018

The Georgia State Veterans Service Board and the Georgia Department of Veterans Service are deeply saddened by the news of the recent passing of former Georgia Governor and United States Senator Zell Miller. 

Employers Can Benefit by Hiring Veterans

February 19, 2018

Hiring a veteran is not only patriotic, but can have big financial advantages for employers.

It is well-known that most current veterans qualify for the Post 9/11 GI Bill to pay for the costs of college education.

National VFW Officers Visit GDVS Field Operations

February 7, 2018

In an effort to see first-hand the Georgia Department of Veterans Service’s effectiveness and efficiency in filing veterans’ disability claims by GDVS field offices, representatives from the Veterans of Foreign Wars national leadership visited Georgia during the last week in January.

VA Benefits Are Tax Exempt

February 5, 2018

As the tax deadline approaches, Georgia Commissioner of Veterans Service Mike Roby wants to remind all veterans and their families that benefits paid under any law administered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs are tax exempt.