Who Is Eligible for Veteran Benefits?
Veteran’s disability benefits are monthly, tax-free cash benefits paid to veterans who are disabled by an injury or disease that was acquired during active duty military service, or that was made worse by active duty military service. A veteran’s family members may also be eligible for benefits, depending on a variety of factors. If you believe that you’re eligible for veteran’s disability benefits but your claim has been denied, get the help of a law firm that cares.
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The Department of Veterans Affairs follows strict guidelines when determining if you or your family members are eligible for veteran’s benefits.
You may be a qualified recipient of veteran’s benefits if you are a:
- Veteran – As a veteran, you may be eligible for compensation, pension, or other benefits if you have a service-related disability and you were discharged under any condition other than dishonorable conditions.
- Veteran’s dependent – Your spouse, former spouse (if they haven’t remarried), children, and even parents may be eligible to receive certain veteran’s benefits.
- Veteran’s survivor – The surviving spouse, child, or parent of a deceased veteran may be eligible for survivor benefits, which include burial benefits, death pensions, death gratuity payments, dependency and indemnity compensation, and other dependent’s benefits.
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