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Heather Vahoose Bio

Heather Vahoose Bio

Heather Vahoose is the lead VA Attorney at Jan Dils Attorneys at Law. Heather has a passion…

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DIC claim VA disability

What is a DIC Claim in VA Disability?

DIC stands for Dependency and Indemnity Compensation. For a survivor to be eligible, the Veteran’s death must have…

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VA Disability Claim

What is a 21-526 in a VA Disability Claim?

If you call our office seeking legal representation for your VA Disability Claim, one of the first…

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evidence for closed VA Disability claim

What is New and Material Evidence in a VA Disability Claim?

When reopening a previously denied or closed claim, a Veteran must submit what is called New and…

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AWOL and Veterans Disability

AWOL and Veterans Disability

Today we are going to discuss the term AWOL, which stands for ABSENT WITHOUT OFFICIAL LEAVE. AWOL can…

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Retirement and Disability compensation

VA Disability Compensation and Retirement Pay

Many Veterans have questions about getting their retirement pay and getting pay for compensation, or injuries/conditions that…

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Veterans disability compensation

What is Veterans Disability Compensation

Veterans Disability Compensation is a monetary benefit available to veterans who are disabled as a result of…

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DIC claim VA disability

What is a DIC Claim in VA Disability?

DIC stands for Dependency and Indemnity Compensation. For a survivor to be eligible, the Veteran’s death must have…

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What is IU

In the legal process of VA disability compensation, you may hear the term “IU”, which means Individual…

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What does IU Mean in VA Disability?

In the legal process of VA disability compensation, you may hear the term “IU”, which means Individual…

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