Bonuses and Annuities

Veterans Bonus

The State Treasurer's office is ready to confirm if you ever received your Veterans' Bonus for your time served. 

Submit Your Veteran's Bonus Inquiry


An annuity in the amount of $2000, which is payable biannually on August 1st and February 1st in two installments of $1000 each is available for certain veterans and their spouses, as well as Gold Star Parents. This benefit is provided by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, through the Department of Veterans' Services.

MA Department of Veterans' Services: Annuity


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts provides a bonus to veterans who were domiciled in Massachusetts immediately prior to entry in the armed forces. In case of the death of a veteran, the spouse and children, parent, sibling or other dependents of the deceased veteran (in that order) are eligible for a bonus.

MA Department of Veterans' Services: List of Available Bonuses