Only VA-accredited agents and attorneys may charge fees for assisting in a claim for VA benefits, and only after the VA has decided the claim, a notice of disagreement has been filed initiating an appeal of that decisions, and the agent or attorney has compline with the Power-of-attorney requirements in 38 C.F.R. 14.631 and the fee agreement requirements in 38 C.F.R. 14.636(g).
Do you have a potential claim for benefits before the V.A? If so see Matthew A. Linde for more information.