Everything You Need to Know About the Effective Date of Your VA Claim
Establishing the effective date for your VA claim is one of the most important aspects of it. In today’s audio, you’ll learn when and why it determines when you’re VA benefit will start.
You will also learn that the effective date rules can affect whether you should file your claim now or later. And you will find out why knowing the legal rules is not enough, but that you must also appreciate how certain unwritten rules can help or hurt your claim.
It discusses the differences between formal and informal claims, and the pros and cons in using these alternative approaches.
Finally, it describes it’s possible to earn retroactive benefits even though you have not filed a prior claim.