We answer several frequently asked questions from veterans about how VA disability back pay works.
If your late spouse was a Vietnam or Gulf War veteran and had a resulting disability, a new law may mean that the VA owes you money previously denied.
The VA owes back pay to veterans who file for disability benefits or file an appeal and wait months or years for approval. This post explains more.
A VA lawyer or VSO can help you navigate VA processes, but unfortunately, there are also many scammers out there. This post explains what to look for.
A higher-level review is one of several appeal options for veterans who disagree with their VA disability decision or rating.
The success of your VA disability appeal depends on your unique circumstances. Overall success rates vary and aren’t a reliable predictor for your own case.