These links might be helpful to you or others after a FTCA Win:
Bureau of Fiscal Services
Award payment process:
– It says they take about two weeks to process payments unless corrections are needed

To search payments:

– They don’t list payee names, but there is a lot of good info there once you filter on Department of Veterans Affairs
How they tax settlements:
– It appears the compensatory payment for personal illness/injury might actually be tax-free for the Feds… No idea how Alabama handles it…
-Brian (a chicken dinner winner) sends