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Hello to all i am new to hadit however i have been reading for a couple of months now the valuable information on this site and would like to thank all the volunteers for their support of and for veterans.now i need some advice on a claim on 8 dec 2010 the va awarded 10% for right upper extremity pn 10% left upper extremity pn 10%right lower extremity pn 10% left lower extremity pn .prior to this award i was rated 10% diabetes type II 10% tinnitus and 10% ptsd now they have given a 50% combined rating however after checking the combined rating chart and adding the 10% for billateral factor i come up with a 60% rating also the effective date of the pn awards are 09-02-2010. on 12-09-2010 the va deposited $848.00 in my bank account the difference between 30% and 50% would be $424.00 for three months am i doing this right or not thank you on any advice you could give me and if i am right how do i get this corrected.

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if they deposited within one of those months it probably only counts for two months. VA pays behind, not ahead

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thanks broken soldier and carlie but if it was effective sept 2 should i have gotten sept oct nov and i will get dec in jan thank you for your response and is my math correct on the percentage

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thanks broken soldier and carlie but if it was effective sept 2 should i have gotten sept oct nov and i will get dec in jan thank you for your response and is my math correct on the percentage

marine,

Seeing "sept 2" I don't think you'll be paid for September.

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marine20,

Using the exel VA Rating table found elsewhere on this site, I came up with 54% which would be rounded down to 50%.

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