Tinnitus continues to rank in the top 10 disabilities claimed by veterans. It's no wonder there's a lot of boom boom in our line of business, so here are posts and information I think you may find helpful. VA Fast Letter 10-35 Modifying the Development Process in Claims for Hearing Loss and/or … [Read more...] about Tinnitus VA Disability Claims Information
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Yes, they are. The question is “how far do they go back”? There is a whole set of rules that helps the VA decide how far back in time to go to pay retroactive benefits. These rules are called the effective date rules, and there are hundreds of them. There are a few general guidelines….it’s not all the rules for every effective date for every type of VA Disability Claim, … [Read more...] about Are VA Disability benefits retroactive?
Top 10 Posts for 2018 Disability Calculator: Veterans Compensation Rate Calculator Latest Activity in the VA disability community forum Disabled Veterans Property Tax Exemptions by State Common Claimed VA Service Connected Disabilities Can a 100 percent Disabled Veteran Work and Earn an Income? Search the site VA C and P Exam – Do’s and Don’ts – VA … [Read more...] about Top 10 VA Disability Claims Discussions 2018
Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 The Veteran Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 became law on August 23, 2017 (Pub L. 115-55). It is also known as the Appeals Modernization Act. You can read the law in full on Congress.gov.The new law: Modernizes the current claims and appeals processIncludes three review options … [Read more...] about VA Appeals
Source: TDIU or Individual Unemployability Source: Helpdesk.AskVetsFirst.org VA benefits are available to compensate a veteran at the 100% level if he or she is not able to work because of service-connected conditions even without a 100% schedular rating. This benefit is called "total disability on the basis of individual unemployability", ("TDIU"), or sometimes … [Read more...] about Individual Unemployability