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vietvet

DRO meeting not scheduled

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Fellow vets:

Briefly, I submitted NOD through VA county regional rep along with a letter stating if I would like a personal hearing. However if

I am to be approved for IU then I would agree to waiver the DRO personal hearing.

Now on ebenefits it states my appeal is complete, hearing disposition is cancelled.

It's what I asked for, any thoughts and thanks!

vietvet

 

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If they gave you IU then your possibly  cutting yourself short on what you filed a nod on. Don't forget they can take that away anytime to the limit if they prove your disabilities isn't bad enough to keep you from earning income. JMI

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What was the NOD Issue and date of the Award?

Your E-Ben page actually addressing the DRO Hearing is remarkable, in and of itself. Just may be, E-Ben is really getting on the Stick, as to real-time Claim Status.

Be sure your VA Direct Deposit Bank/CU account is set up to real-time Txt & Email you regarding all Financial Transactions. My most recent 07/16 Retro still hit about 6 weeks before the Award Letter arrived. Can't say I paid much attention to my E-Ben EED Claim Status update, after the Retro Deposit Txt/Email, no real idea of when it changed from Open to Historical.

Check your E-Ben Award Letter's Section, it will list your New Comp Rate and if P & T has also been assigned. If your IU Award is based on a MH Issue, the P & T might be a stretch.

Semper Fi

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7 hours ago, Gastone said:

 

 

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7 hours ago, Gastone said:

What was the NOD Issue and date of the Award?

Your E-Ben page actually addressing the DRO Hearing is remarkable, in and of itself. Just may be, E-Ben is really getting on the Stick, as to real-time Claim Status.

Be sure your VA Direct Deposit Bank/CU account is set up to real-time Txt & Email you regarding all Financial Transactions. My most recent 07/16 Retro still hit about 6 weeks before the Award Letter arrived. Can't say I paid much attention to my E-Ben EED Claim Status update, after the Retro Deposit Txt/Email, no real idea of when it changed from Open to Historical.

Check your E-Ben Award Letter's Section, it will list your New Comp Rate and if P & T has also been assigned. If your IU Award is based on a MH Issue, the P & T might be a stretch.

Semper Fi

 

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Sorry sir, I hit the wrong key...

I have bilateral neuro. along with ptsd plus other sc

was a letter carrier for many years 

My VSO ( who is terrific) wrote a letter with me requesting I would waiver a face to face dro if I was

going to be approved. The e-ben page has appeal is complete where it states hearing disposition  states cancelled.

I can only hope, what a long weekend.

6-1 appeal was completed.

Thank you for response!

 

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