Hi Debbie, I was appointed as my mother's fiduciary in September 2011. At the time of the field interview, my mother was only receiving $99 (due to an error when submitting her original application). At that time, I was asked to sign a document that stated I was not required to submit an accounting of fund usage to the VA. In February 2012, my mother was awarded the full A&A monthly benefit, and payments began in March 2012. A retroactive payment ~$16,000. was deposited in March, 2012. Last week, my mother & I had our "1 year" field visit with a nice woman from the Salt Lake City Fiduciary Hub. The meeting went well, and I was reaffirmed as my mother's fiduciary. A few days later, the woman calls me to inform me that the VA Fiduciary hub would now be requiring annual accounting of funds since my mother's VA account has a balance greater than $10,000. Yesterday, I received a letter from the fiduciary hub "officially" reaffirming me as fiduciary, and included Form 4716a - Federal Fiduciary's Account, and Form 21-4718a Certificate of Balance on Deposit and Authorization to Disclose Financial Records for the accounting period dating back to September 2011. In the letter I received, it stated that I had to complet & return these forms, along with annual bank statements, on or prior to March 31st. I'm a little concerned because everything about this process with the VA has been a headache....can you tell me if this all sounds "normal" to you? I don't understand why the accounting would not begin starting the date I was informed I needed to start accounting (last week), and I don't understand why they would alot you less than a month to put together a year's worth of accounting that you haven't previously been required to report. Please let me know your thoughts...Am I stressing over something that is just "routine"??? My mother has no assets besides her VA money and a small Social Security payment. She owns nothing. I support her & take care of her.