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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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jfrei

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Im trying to figure out today why I was denied last time today. I will be talking to the woman in charge again who said my condition isn't severe because I can drive myself. When I applied in June was I was denied since then I have an appeal decided which granted me Permanent and total for my TBI which was just raised to 100% scheduler. What more would I need to show this program to help me and my family my recent C&P my wife explained how she has to be the one to use the GPS or we get lost?I was denied for the caregiver program.

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Can you post your "reasons and bases" for denial in your decision?  That will always be more valid than anything someone tells you.  

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I believe they look at everything every disability separate per claim & Rate According to the % or severity of the disability...unless the disability falls under a category to rate from other S.C. Disability's  (they watch pyramiding closely)

Not to rain on your parade    BUT  being 100% P&T don't  guarantee all disability's claims will be approved.

but as broncovet mention ...the reason & bases of the denial  will help  to know to help you better.

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This is for the caregiver program I was denied thought being in this 9/11 forum I didn't have to specify sorry.. The reason I was denied was because I have a drivers license and the ability to drive even as I have showed that I needed assistance with navigating the fact I can get behind the wheel was why she denied me....

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jfrei

if you can't drive b/c of your S.C. Disability or disability's  maybe you need to contact the DMV and have your license revoke b/c of your S.C. Disability  or better yet simply get a letter from a qualified Dr stating that you can't be driving b/c of your S.C. Disability you could bring harm yo your self and others.

The VA is going to look at every possibility to deny.

ect,,,ect,,,

JMO

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