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Episode 161: How to Calculate Your VA Disability Back Pay

VA disability back pay is the monies owed to veterans from the effective date of their claim to the date they were granted those benefits. Essentially, the longer VA takes to decide a claim, the more back pay it owes. Due to its backlog of disability compensation claims, VA can often take months or years to grant benefits. On this episode of Veterans Legal Lowdown, CCK is reviewing how to calculate a veteran’s back pay. We will also discuss misconceptions about back pay and more!