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Many veterans who receive VA benefits also file for Social Security disability benefits. A disabled veteran is elegible for benefits under both programs.

The SSA must expedite the disability claim of a veteran injured on active duty after October 1, 2001.

The SSA must consider your VA rating decision and the evidence used to make that decision. See Social Security Ruling 06-03p.

VA medical providers are required to honor requests by veterans for assistance in completing Social Security forms regarding their current health conditions and functional impairment. See VHA directive 2008-071.

Many of my clients are veterans. If you are unable to work due to physical or mental impairments and you have been denied Social Security disability, please contact Gordon Gates.