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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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Hi,

I am hanging in waiting for my legacy appeal to be straightened out.  Hurry up and wait. 

Stay the course fellow vets.

I hope the December holidays bring good tidings to all.   😀

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Hollie, I am waiting on a legacy NOD and it has been 16 months, maybe yours is longer.  I just want santa to bring me a decision.

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Yes.  I went with RAMP/aka AMA, but am also waiting for my BVA decision.  I feel strongly I will win "at least" one of my issues at the BVA.  Here is why:

    1.  I got an IMO and included it with it.  

     2.  I am pretty confident on the other issue also.  

     3.  Most VARO decisions, reviewed at the Board, have errors.  Only about 20 percent of BVA decisions are denied, if you read the BVA chairmans report.  The other 80 percent are remanded (about 32 percent) or awarded 36 percent.    If you are interested the statistics page is on about page 32 of the 2018 report.  

https://www.bva.va.gov/Chairman_Annual_Rpts.asp

 

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Good Luck broncovet.  Maybe Santa will have a decision for you.

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Waiting for two CUE/HLR claims to be completed. The VARO requested old medical records from the VAMC. VAMC sent paper copies to Janesville WI intake facility which arrived one business day ago.

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