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VA Service Connected Disability Compensation

Recorded on: Nov. 14, 2017
Running Time: 01:00:37

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Taken from the Web Program Advocating for Veterans: The Basics on VA Benefits, Discharge Upgrades and Veteran Cultural Competency 2017 recorded November 2017 in New York.

VA Service Connected Disability Compensation [01:00:37]

In this hour, we will discuss service-connected disability compensation, the three requirements to win a claim for this benefit, and the VA’s disability percentage rating system. We will also explain procedure, including how to pursue a claim for the initial application through to an appeal to the Board of Veterans’ Appeals. 

  • Service Connected Disability Compensation
  • Evaluating and Developing the Claim
  • VA Procedure
  • Hearings and Appeals
  • Summary/Practice Tips

Devin Bissman, Cathy Wong

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  • Sample VA Applications
    Cathy Wong, Devin Bissman
  • VA Service-Connected Disability Compensation (PowerPoint slides)
    Cathy Wong, Devin Bissman
Presentation Material
  • VA Service-Connected Disability Compensation (PowerPoint slides)
    Devin Bissman, Cathy Wong
    Devin Bissman ~ Staff Attorney, Swords to Plowshares
    Cathy Wong ~ Staff Attorney & Pro Bono Manager, Swords to Plowshares
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