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Publisher Description

NEW! Millions of Americans have disabilities. Social Security SSDI and SSI benefits can help cover the loss of income that occurs due to disability. Whether you or a family member became disabled following an accident or medical emergency, or were born with a severe medical condition, this quick guide can explain eligibility, application steps, return-to-work programs, and how to deal with documentation, appeals, and other bureaucratic processes. Other topics include:


* Taxes on Social Security disability benefits

* The government’s definition of “disability”

* Best practices for dealing with red tape

* SSDI for disabled workers and childhood disability beneficiaries

* Benefits for family members 

* Transitioning from SSDI to retirement benefits

* SSI resource limits and allowed assets

* SSDI and SSI, side-by-side

* Work incentives and subsidies, including PASS, IRWEs, and TWPs

* SGA and reporting requirements

* Applying for Medicaid and Medicare

* Communicating with the Social Security Administration

* Dealing with overpayments


As a former full-time human services coordinator, author Emily Pogue helped thousands of clients navigate the Social Security system. In this guide, she uses plain English explanations and easy-to-grasp examples to help readers understand how the system works and how to maximize Social Security retirement benefits.


The award-winning IN 30 MINUTES series has helped readers all over the world grasp complex topics, from health to social media. 

GENRE
Professional & Technical
RELEASED
2019
September 17
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
102
Pages
PUBLISHER
I30 Media
SELLER
i30 Media Corporation
SIZE
4.3
MB

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