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May 19, 2020 - 2:01 pm

IRS.gov answers frequently asked questions May 27, 2020 WASHINGTON — As Economic Impact Payments continue to be successfully delivered, the Internal Revenue Service today reminds taxpayers that some payments are being sent by prepaid debit card. The...

May 15, 2020 - 11:59 am

   EVICTIONS - REGISTER HERE        PFA - REGISTER HERE         We hope you can join us for these great May CLE offerings! We are honored to partner with the Kansas Bar Foundation and Kansas...

May 14, 2020 - 9:38 am

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May 12, 2020 - 1:32 pm

If you are getting regular unemployement compensation, you will also get the supplement of an additional $600 a week from Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation.   Apply here. The following questions and answers are from the Kansas...

May 12, 2020 - 9:13 am

Since the start of this crisis, the FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) has been working to develop resources that will make it easier for consumers without a bank account to find a bank that can open an account online without going into a branch....

May 8, 2020 - 10:58 am

In response to COVID-19, the Department of Children and Families is re-opening the application period for the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) between May 1 to May 29, 2020 for Kansans who have not received LIEAP benefits in 2020.  ...

May 7, 2020 - 11:00 am

The Governor in Kansas Executive Order 20-28, has extended the eviction and foreclosure moratorium from Kansas Executive Order 20-10, until May 31, 2020. If your landlord files an eviction case against you, or if your mortgage company files a foreclosure case...

April 27, 2020 - 10:00 am

“People’s legal needs don’t disappear during a disaster,” says Marilyn Harp, Executive Director of Kansas Legal...

April 23, 2020 - 11:07 am

The Kansas Department of Labor recognizes the impact of COVID-19 on employers and workers alike. We are here to assist as we tackle this challenge together. We will continue to update this web page with available resources and contact information as it...

April 22, 2020 - 12:42 pm

This information is from Kansas Appleseed   SNAP Overview The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (...

April 21, 2020 - 3:52 pm

Surviving Debt is from the National Consumer Law Center (NCLC)  https://library.nclc.org/sd/0102   Rule #1: Prioritize Debts Whose Non-Payment Immediately Harms Your Family Non-payment of certain debts have sudden and dire consequences...

April 20, 2020 - 9:20 am

ATTORNEY Kansas Legal Services - Pittsburg seeks Kansas-licensed staff attorney for general civil casework, will strongly consider recent graduates. Some travel is involved.  Spanish bilingual a plus.  Paid employee benefits include: health,...

April 19, 2020 - 1:31 pm

The Kelly administration announced a $36 million relief fund April 17 to help sustain child-care providers and provide options for first responders, health workers and other people engaged in essential business activities during the pandemic. The...

April 16, 2020 - 10:09 am

NOTE FROM THE IRS Update your bank account or mailing address If we don’t have your direct deposit information from your 2018 or 2019 return – and we haven’t yet sent your payment – use the Get My Payment application to let us know where to send your...

March 30, 2020 - 9:49 am

The following is an article by Chad Lawhorn, clawhorn@ljworld.com, the Editor of the Lawrence Journal World,...