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Q92:  The VA has determined my disability to be 70%. The Social Security Administration has determined I am disabled, unable to work, and compensates me accordingly. Noted in the information about U.S. Veteran Compensation Programs is: "If a veteran has a service-connected rating of 60% - 90% that causes unemployability, the veteran may be eligible for compensation at 100%."  How may I determine whether I am eligible for "compensation at 100%?" 

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A1:  Unfortunately, Social Security has nothing to do with VA Compensation. They use different criteria. Since you are 70%, you may qualify for unemployability, if your 70% condition is the reason you can't work.  (AP)  8/4/18