VA Can Better Ensure Unemployability Decisions Are Well Supported

GAO identified various options for revising eligibility requirements and the structure of the Individual Unemployability benefit.
Six options focus on eligibility requirements, such as considering additional criteria when determining unemployability and applying an age cap of 65. The seventh option would change the benefit structure by reducing payments as beneficiaries earn income in excess of the poverty threshold.
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