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Kansas Legal Services Press Releases

195 Press Releases
  • Published on September 16, 2020 - 14:52 GMT

    Extended IRS Deadline for Economic Impact Payments!

    The IRS extended the deadline to September 30  for Social Security and SSI recipients to enter their child’s information in the IRS’ Non-Filer Tool to receive the $500 Economic Impact Payment (EIP) this year.  This applies to people who: Receive Social …

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  • Published on September 15, 2020 - 16:27 GMT

    The story of a little cafe in Lawrence, Kansas and feeding the hungry

    Meg Heriford and Erin Brown prepare to serve sack lunches to locals who are beginning to congregate on the sidewalk out front at Ladybird Diner in Lawrence, Kansas. (Colin MacMillan/For The Washington Post) Meg’s choice: She could reopen her diner. But …

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  • Published on September 14, 2020 - 19:52 GMT

    Sept.30 Webinar: HUD’s Facing Eviction with Facts, Not Fear

    Register Today for HUD’s Facing Eviction with Facts, Not Fear Webinar: HUD's Office of Housing Counseling and the Faith and Opportunity Initiative Office are hosting an innovative webinar where participants can learn how to help residents in their …

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  • Published on September 14, 2020 - 17:04 GMT

    Identity Theft: Unemployment Fraud

    What is unemployment fraud? Unemployment fraud is the willful misrepresentation of information by an individual for purposes of collecting unemployment benefits. Anyone who collects unemployment while knowingly doing something that would make them …

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  • Published on September 14, 2020 - 13:59 GMT

    Identity Theft: Unemployment Fraud

    NOTE: If you receive an end-of-the-year tax form (i.e., Form 1099) from the Kansas Department of Labor, or any other state, that lists unemployment insurance compensation for which you DID NOT apply and which you did not receive -- that could mean that you …

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  • Published on September 3, 2020 - 17:08 GMT

    USDA Extends Free Meals for Kids Through December 31, 2020

    U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will extend several flexibilities to allow summer meal program operators to continue serving free meals to all children into the fall months until December 31. …

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  • Published on August 31, 2020 - 22:59 GMT

    Eviction - What is the process?

    Hosted by Kansas Legal Services - Manhattan Online with Facebook Live  -  Go here If you are a tenant and want more information about the eviction process and how it works, please join this discussion online …

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  • Published on August 18, 2020 - 14:22 GMT

    Governor Kelly Issued a Halt to Legal Eviction and Mortgage Foreclosure

    Governor Kelly held a news conference Monday, August 17, and announced a new moratorium on legal evictions and mortgage foreclosure.  The temporary stop starts right away.   Mortgage eviction or foreclosure should be caused by substantial financial …

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  • Published on August 11, 2020 - 23:58 GMT

    Topeka Clean Slate Day Cancelled for 2020

    TOPEKA, KS – The City of Topeka Municipal Court is making the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Clean Slate Day Event due to the COVID-19 pandemic and public health concerns.   The court is dedicated to providing a safe environment for everyone, and …

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  • Published on July 29, 2020 - 21:43 GMT

    2020 Wyandotte County Expungement Fair - August 10 - August 21

                                                            The Wyandotte County District Attorney’s Office will hold its 2nd Annual Expungement Fair from August 10th, 2020 to August 21st, 2020, with assistance from Kansas Legal Services.  Due to the Covid-19 …

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  • Published on July 23, 2020 - 15:00 GMT

    Get free help NOW through August 7 for Driver's License Issues in Kansas

    Contact Us 712 S. Kansas Ave, Suite 200. Topeka, KS 66603 Tel: 785-233-2068, Fax: 785-354-8311 Marilyn Harp, Executive Director We Can Help Apply Online or call us toll-free at 1-800-723-6953 LSC's support for this website is limited to those …

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  • Published on July 14, 2020 - 20:09 GMT

    More call center workers join Kansas Department of Labor to handle unemployment surge

    July 14 from the Wichita Eagle New call center workers joined the Kansas Department of Labor this week and more will be added next week to help handle the surge in the number of people …

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  • Published on July 9, 2020 - 19:50 GMT

    Job Opportunities at Kansas Legal Services

    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, dental, life, …

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  • Published on July 1, 2020 - 21:15 GMT

    Aplicaciones en linea

    El primer paso para obtener ayuda Sabemos que su tiempo es valioso, por lo que hemos creado esta breve entrevista guiada como el primer paso para ver qué ayuda podría estar disponible en su situación particular. Notará que esta entrevista le pide que …

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  • Published on June 23, 2020 - 19:04 GMT

    Tax Tips: Keep Economic Impact Payment notice with other tax records

    People who receive an Economic Impact Payment this year should keep Notice 1444, Your Economic Impact Payment, with their tax records. This notice provides information about the amount of their payment, how the payment was made and how to report any …

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