C&P Doctor Derails A TDIU Application 

What Are My Options When The C&P Doctor Derails A TDIU Application? It’s not the last chance when a C&P Doctor Derails A TDIU Application. Most Total Disability due to Individual Unemployability (TDIU) claimants must submit to Compensation and Pension medical examinations to determine the extent of their disabilities. Frequently, Compensation and Pension doctors do […]

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VA Back Pay

How Much is My VA Back Pay? If I win my TDIU appeal, how much is my VA back pay? This question is important because Total Disability due to Individual Unemployability (TDIU) benefits are often significant. Even if the Veteran is not 100% disabled, or even close to 100%, TDIU benefits for a 100% disability […]

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VA Form 21-4192 in TDIU

VA Form 21-4192 in TDIU VA Cases? What is the VA Form 21-4192 in TDIU VA Cases? When Veterans request Total Disability due to Individual Unemployability benefits, they must list former employers on Form 21-8940. These listings automatically generate Form 21-4192. The VA sends these documents to the listed employers. The form requests job-related information, […]

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(IU/TDIU) with Marginal Employment

Individual Unemployability (IU/TDIU) with Marginal Employment Can You Qualify for Individual Unemployability (IU/TDIU) with Marginal Employment? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 20% of all Veterans have a recognized disability. Many of these cases are partial disability matters.  As such, many Veterans believe they are only entitled to partial benefits. With regards to […]

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TDIU Denied Due To Old Age

TDIU Denied Due To Old Age or Retirement? Can the VA have your claim for TDIU denied due to old age or retirement? The “Disability” in a “Total Disability due to Individual Unemployability” (TDIU) claim must be a service-related disability. According to 38 C.F.R. § 4.19, the claims examiner may not consider age in TDIU […]

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TDIU Benefits

How to Select a TDIU Benefits Appeal Attorney If you are reading this blog, you or a loved one has probably been denied an initial VA TDIU benefits disability claim. Maybe the claim was denied altogether. Or perhaps the claims examiner did not give your claim full value. Additionally, if you are reading this, you […]

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Can You Get SSDI and TDIU Benefits at the Same Time?

  Many Veterans ask if it is possible to get SSDI and TDIU benefits at the same time. In this article, we will address that inquiry. Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) and Total Disability due to Individual Unemployability (TDIU) have little in common. Aside from the fact that they both contain the D-word. These benefits […]

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How Does an Individual Unemployability Case Proceed?

TDIU: How Does an Individual Unemployability Case Proceed? Most Veterans Administration disability benefits cases are all about the statistical rating. Many ask, ‘how does an Individual Unemployability case proceed. There is almost always a direct relationship between the scheduled rating and the amount of money the claimant receives. Unfortunately, no matter how hard your disability […]

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