How To Appeal a VA Disability Rating Decision

How To Appeal a VA Disability Rating DecisionAny veteran that has a current disability that happened or was aggravated by their time in service, should apply for VA disability compensation. Upon receipt of the Rating Decision given by the VA, many veterans choose to appeal. To learn more about VA disability appeals and receive a free consultation, please fill out the online contact form or call (888) 959-9908

How To Appeal A VA Disability Rating Decision

Once a Veteran has applied for VA Disability Compensation benefits, he/she will receive a Disability Rating Decision from the VA. VA Disability Ratings range from 0 to 100 percent. If you believe that you have received a low rating, it is advisable to Appeal the VA Rating decision. But remember, you only have one year from the date of the VA Rating Decision to get in the required paperwork stating exactly what you are appealing your VA Disability claim.

File A Notice Of Disagreement With The VA

If you feel that your VA disability compensation award is simply not enough, your next step is to file a Notice of Disagreement to appeal your Veterans Disability claim. A VA Notice of Disagreement is a written statement that states that you disagree with your most recent VA Rating Decision and that you want to appeal the Rating VA Decision. There are several ways that you, as a Veteran can go about filing the Notice of Disagreement.

Can I Afford A VA Disability Appeal Attorney?

Yes! Woods and Woods never charges a penny unless we win your VA Benefits appeal. We never bill by the hour and we never charge for a phone call. If you hire us for your VA Benefits appeal, our fee is a percentage of your back pay and case expenses. Woods and Woods will never touch your future benefits.

Get The Help You Deserve For Your VA Disability Benefits Appeal

Since 1985, Woods and Woods has successfully represented thousands of injured people. In 2013 alone, over 18,000 veterans and their families reached out to Woods and Woods for help with their applications and appeals. We are proud to represent veterans and our mission is to win your VA disability claim.

To find out more information on how to file a VA disability appeal, please fill out the online contact form or call (888) 959-9908.


How To Appeal a VA Disability Rating Decision

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