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Veterans Disability Compensation

Disability Programs Available to Veterans - VA, DoD and Social Security

How do I know what type of benefit to apply for? Are you a veteran with a disability wondering about what benefit to apply for? This can be a confusing puzzle. Here, we explain the two compensation systems for former military - VA and DoD - as well as Social Security Disability benefits. And we explain how these different benefit programs interact with each other. Military-Related benefit programs There are two distinct systems of disability com more...

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How to File A VA Claim for Disability Compensation

Updated in March 2015 to reflect the VA's improved e-filing process. more...

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VA "Fully Developed Claim" process

Incentive program: VA offers a year's worth of retroactive compensation for filing a successful fully developed claim. more...

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VA Benefits Quick Screening Guide

Use this screener to find out if you might be entitled to pension, disability or DIC (Dependency and Indemnity Compensation) benefits from the VA. more...

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Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors

Current VA handbook with the official summary of benefits available to veterans and their dependents. Beneficio Federales para venteranos, sus dependientes y sobrevivientes (la versión en español) CONTENTS Introduction and Acronyms more...

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