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VetBiz Resources


As a veterans attorney and advocate who focuses on VetBiz applications, I’ve seen just about every issue that can arise during the process, which can be confusing and tedious. To help out veteran business owners applying for verification, or going through re-verification, or encountering issues during verification, I’ve created a comprehensive guidebook to cover the following topics:

  • General facts about the VA’s VetBiz Verification Process
  • A Rundown of the VetBiz Process
  • Legal Meets Practical’s Top Tips for Getting Verified
  • Change Requests
  • Reverification
  • VetBiz Cancellation Procedures
  • Audits
  • Common Eligibility Issues
  • Special Issues.

This 29-page guidebook, which will be updated as needed (last updated January 22, 2022) and posted on this webpage, is your comprehensive guide for braving the verification process. Access it HERE, and good luck!

If you have further questions or need help, please feel free to reach out to me at [email protected] and/or (703) 552-3220. And as always, feel free to sign up for my weekly blog (left of page).

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