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    When a Veteran starts considering whether or not to file a VA Disability Claim, there are a lot of questions that he or she tends to ask. Over the last 10 years, the following are the 14 most common basic questions I am asked about ...
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  • Can a 100 percent Disabled Veteran Work and Earn an Income?

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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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I was recently awarded 100% percent disability however no where in my claim does it state I cannot work. What it does state is the following.

50% sleep apnea w/cpap

50% prostasitis / prostate

40% depression

20% tinitis

and six claims at 10% each

my question is can I work? I want to continue working however I don't want to lose any compensation from VA.

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vet2010 - yup, you can work. Unless you are TDIU or have a psychiatric disability, that keeps you from working, you can work. Enjoy!

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I was recently awarded 100% percent disability however no where in my claim does it state I cannot work. What it does state is the following.

50% sleep apnea w/cpap

50% prostasitis / prostate

40% depression

20% tinitis

and six claims at 10% each

my question is can I work? I want to continue working however I don't want to lose any compensation from VA.

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Can I ask how you were rated 20% for Tinnitus? I was under the impression this was capped at 10%.

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It is capped at 10% and if he's getting 20%, it's an error.

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Can I ask how you were rated 20% for Tinnitus? I was under the impression this was capped at 10%.

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It is capped at 10% and if he's getting 20%, it's an error.

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Maybe not if he got the rating before it was capped at 10%

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