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I am currently receiving VA Disability Benefits. Will these

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I am currently receiving VA Disability Benefits. Will these cease when I start receiving my Social Security benefits?
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Your VA disability benefits will NOT cease when you start receiving Social Security benefits.

http://www.disabilitysecrets.com/resources/disability/disability-social-security/overview-social-security-va-veterans-disability

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