Discussion - Long Term Disability

After I could no longer due my job as a custodian I went out on long term disability. They pay me 2/3 of what my income was tax free. At the same time due to a co-workers suggestion I also applied for VA compensation due to a medical complication that happened back in 1984 while I was in the Marine Corps. The problems I had from this issue had got worse over the years. VA excepted my disability and granted me compensation. However they only back date the pay to the time you file with them. If a had appli