VA FORM 21-8951 PDF
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Be sure to provide any records you may have to support your claim. Without further information regrading number of dependents, tax brackets, and other information, it seems like it would be vx to waive the disability compensation.
Reservists and National Guard Members Disability Comp
So I know what you are going through slot more than the person who writes about but has no clue. He received notice of Form VA ……. If needed, just contact the VA and ask them to change the withholding percentage to pay off the balance more quickly. When possible, this site includes official references and links to resources. So how does the pay works for me? To determine which is less, add up your total military compensation and compare it to 63 days worth of VA disability compensation divide your monthly rate by 30 to determine the daily rate, then multiply that number by This form is now an annual requirement.
I ended up signing vw Air National Guard contract shortly thereafter, and for, without a break-in-service to the ofrm branch. I have server only 48 days of drill training.
Also, if you choose to waive your military pay, be aware that the military will not withhold future payments — I believe you would be required to write them a check for the amount of Drill Pay you received in the previous year. The VA will identify individuals concurrently receiving both disability compensation and military pay and allowance.
Can a Reservists and National Guard Members receive VA Disability Compensation?
Next determine which pay to waive see below sectionthen sign and date. I got out of active duty with a severance pay and I joined the reserves thereafter. If your information is correct, then you do not need to have your unit Commander sign it. When you serve a drill weekend, you receive payment for 4 days of service. Many of them have service officers who are trained in submitting benefits claims.
That said, everything I have read states completing this form is a requirement if you receive both VA disability compensation and payment from the military.
The easiest way to compare is to look at both the VA service-connected disability rating and the full military base pay not the drill pay. I want to take the payment out of the VA check instead. The difference under that calculation is: Thank you very much again, and I eagerly await your response.
We all have bills to pay and to put food on the table right. You will also appear as a potential unsatisfactory participant on pay and personnel reports since these reports track participation by reviewing Soldier payments.
The VA will send you the form each year to verify your service, and which pay you wish to waive. But think of it this way: I ran the calculator for a E9 at 26 years and a Selective Reservist still drilling.
Prior to the suspension, you will receive a letter from the VA. The kind folks at the VA here and over the phone have no clue. So if you do additional training, you may have to waive more days of VA disability compensation. If you receive the form via the mail, there will be a Regional VA Office mailing address on your form.
It is only in extreme circumstances that VA disability compensation exceeds military compensation usually only if you have a flrm high disability rating and you are in a middle, to lower enlisted rank. So far I found out the Navy and Marines are doing the same thing.
The only exceptions are for members with a very high disability rating and possibly multiple dependentsand generally a lower pay grade.
All you need to do is determine which pay is lower, then opt fkrm waive that pay. Chances are good that you can continue receiving your military pay and compensation, including the mileage, lodging, etc. I would contact the VA customer service line. Year Select a Year You can answer no…. I was cleared medically by the Air Force at the time of enlistment, and being that I did not have any service-connected disability at the time I did not require any sort vva waiver. If I have to pay back 57 drill days would that mean I have to pay back roughly 2 months VA Disability pay?
So if you have 63 days of military pay and elect to waive your VA compensation, then you would have roughly the next two months of disability payments withheld. Hello Raul, Thank you for contacting me. I wish you the best, and thank you for your service!
Hi, after ending my active duty on May contract I joined the reserve on May I sure hope I got this right or else I will be back in the never ending circle. Or does the VA withhold for those days then continue full compensation? You need to compare the base military pay 21-895 the full month compared to the VA compensation for the full month.
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Since the military calendar year ends on September, 30 thyou would file after September 30 th each year. This is not true. The pay works as described in the article.