Accredited VA Attorney Vince Handler discusses how the VA tries to trip Veterans up by misapplying the Presumption of Soundness.
If you are a Veteran trying to prove entitlement to schedular TDIU (also known to some Veterans as IU, or TD) then you will need a good understanding of what it means to be unable to perform “substantially gainful activity”.
Does it mean you can’t work at all? Or that you can’t find a job?
Or does it mean that you can’t do the job you are educated or trained to do?
Or something altogether different?
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The Rule of Prejudicial Error says that the VA can royally screw up your VA Claim – so long as a Judge doesn’t think that error harmed you.
The VBA can’t just go out and get a VA Medical Opinion Letter so they can deny the claim. But they do it all the time….learn how to spot when its happening in YOUR VA Claim.