38CFR4 Total Disability Ratings §4.15 Total disability ratings. The ability to overcome the handicap of disability varies widely among individuals. The rating, however, is based primarily upon the average impairment in earning capacity, that is, upon the economic or industrial handicap which must be overcome and not from individual success in overcoming it. However, full … [Read more...] about 38CFR4 Total Disability Ratings
Individual Unemployability is a part of VA's disability compensation program that allows Veterans Affairs to pay certain Veterans disability compensation at the 100% rate, even though Veterans Affairs has not rated their service-connected disabilities at the total level. Eligibility Requirements:You must be a Veteran You must have at least one service connected … [Read more...] about Individual Unemployability
Faced with a "hard decision" on the budget, Veterans Affairs is again eyeing limits on Individual Unemployability, a benefit for over 200,000 disabled vets.Sourced through Scoop.it from: cronkitenews.azpbs.orgSec Shulkin again refers to Unemployability as unemployment insurance, which it is not. He wants to cut Unemployability and though we were able to stop him form changing … [Read more...] about ‘Hard choices’ at VA include possible cut to unemployability benefit | Cronkite News
Today we want to talk to you about individual unemployability and a big mistake we see, and that is the timing of the filing of the paperwork for that. A lot of times what we’ll see is somebody is not working and they’re filing for service connected compensation for their back or their headaches or their allergies, and they’re not service connected yet.Sourced through … [Read more...] about Individual Unemployability – When to File – Hill & Ponton, P.A.
I WANT TO TALK ABOUT THE INDIVIDUAL UNEMPLOYABILITY CAP. CAN YOU EXPLAIN THE RATIONALE OF WHAT WENT THROUGH THE THOUGHT PROCESS THAT WENT THROUGH THIS?Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.hadit.com … [Read more...] about Unemployability Discussed During Fiscal Year 2018 Veterans Affairs Budget Veterans Affairs Secretary Dr. David Shulkin testified before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on his agency’s budget …