We explain what the BDD program is, who is eligible, and what you can do if you miss the window to apply for benefits through the program.
What Is a Veteran?
In this article, we will explain what a veteran is, what it means to be a protected veteran, how veteran status affects VA benefit eligibility, and more.
How to Expedite Your VA Disability Claim
Veterans can expedite their VA disability claims for several reasons. Find out if your situation qualifies for priority processing.
What is new and relevant evidence?
New and relevant evidence in a veterans disability claim is evidence not previously submitted to the VA for consideration that tends to prove the facts at issue in a claim. New and relevant evidence is part of the new disability benefits appeals process put in place by the Appeals Modernization Act (AMA). The AMA system […]
What is the VA Evidence Intake Center?
When you file a VA claim or submit an appeal for a rating decision, you will get mail from the Evidence Intake Center. Here’s what you need to know about the EIC.
What is a 21-4140 form?
VA Form 21-4140 form is a form that the VA uses to confirm the employment status of veterans receiving total disability based on individual unemployability (TDIU). TDIU benefits are determined by whether the veteran can maintain substantially gainful employment. That means the VA will only continue these benefits as long as the veteran’s employability status […]