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About seventy5th

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  1. nod was filed nov 2014 granted feb 2015 out of reno ro. my attorney requested traditional process
  2. i just read the attorney contract and it says they get 33.3% and i never got a IMO since my evidence was strong enough. all the attorney did was type up my nod and sent the forms needed to file an appeal which was still in RO. The day i was granted which was feb 19 last week va called my attorney and informed me that i was granted IU P&T and my attorney told me that they set it up to where the VA will give me all my back pay and i pay the firm directly. recieved my award letter today and va is witholding 20% for attorney fees. I'll be making a phone call to my RO tomorrow regarding this si
  3. Summary of the Case an accredited attorney/agent properly filed a valid direct pay fee agreement per the provisions of 38 CFR 14.63 in the above cited case. The fee agreement shows that the claimant and attorney/agent request that the Department of Veteran Affairs pay 20% of the claimants award og past due benefits directly to the attorney/agent. The amount of past dyue benefits, which is computed from the effective date of the award through the date of decision, is $91,951.37. The amount withheld for fees is $12,390.27 which is 20 percent of past due benefits. Per 38 USC 5904 fees may n
  4. when should i expect the retro to hit the bank? peggy said the letter was mailed out yesterday and was closed. thank you guys, its been a long battle and im glad its finally over! everyone else who is still fighting theirs hang in there and dont give up.
  5. i need some help understanding this. just checked ebenefits today and my letters have changed, it states: You have one or more service-connected disabilities: Yes Include the information in this row Your combined service-connected evaluation is: 80% Include the information in this row and the one below it Your current monthly award amount is: $2906.83 The effective date of the last change to your current award was: December 01, 2014 Include the information in this row You are being paid at the 1
  6. I filed a claim for increase and tdiu. today ebenefits states claim complete and letter sent. i went on to check my ab8 and my rating has increased from 70% total to 80% paid at 1525$. so this means my iu was denied?
  7. had my tbi c&p done and would like to know if the remarks left by the doc. would give me a good chance of getting IU. this is what she said: 5. Remarks if any: ---------------------- IU Comment/opinion: Based on this diagnosis specifically, the veteran cannot perform any type of work whether physical or sedentary employment that requires concentration, working with others, and memory, without supervision.
  8. berta this was for a ptsd increase. i also applied for tbi increase and tdiu which i have c&p's for this friday. should this mental health eval been part of my tdiu c&p? or is that separate?
  9. hello all, just got a copy of my c&p for ptsd increase. i still have c&p's for my tbi and tdiu this friday. i am currently at 70% combined 50% ptsd 20% tbi and i believe 10% tinnitus. would like to know my chances for increase and TDIU ---------- 1. Diagnostic Summary --------------------- Does the Veteran now have or has he/she ever been diagnosed with PTSD? [X] Yes[ ] No 2. Current Diagnoses -------------------- a. Diagnosis #1: PTSD ICD code: 309.81 Indicate the Axis category: [X] Axis I [ ] Axis II b. Axis III - medical diagnoses (to include TBI): TBI c. Axis IV - Psychosocial
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