Qualifying for Veterans DisabilityTo qualify for veteran's disability compensation benefits, a person must: You may be awarded more benefits if you have:
Applying for Veterans Disability Benefits
The application for veteran's benefits can be completed through the mail or online . The form you need is called the Veterans Application for Compensation or Pension, also known as VA Form 21-526. In order to receive additional benefits for family members or severe disabilities, include marriage certificates, birth certificates, and doctor reports with your application.
As with any insurance claim, keep track of any paperwork, medical bills, and correspondence as it relates to your claim in order to get the maximum disability benefits.
You can estimate the amount of benefits you can receive by consulting the chart available from the Dept. of Veteran's Affairs .
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