Social Security Administration Steps Up Online SecurityBy refita
Social Security provides financial protection for children, blind, disabled survivors and retirees. The Social Security Administration issues an EIN upon receipt and processing of a completed application for an Employer Identification Number. The heads of these state DDS’s may be quickly pointing the finger of blame back at Social Security. Social Security is paying roughly $50 million a year too much to people who collect state pensions but fail to declare that income, according to the system’s inspector general.
Benefits such as disability, survivors and old age social insurance programs provide monthly benefits to the beneficiaries of the insured workers. Additionally, even if individuals report in a timely manner, SSA is required to first provide written notification of how the change affects their benefit amounts and provide due process protections.
Yet he struggled to get Phong Heu, the owner of Social Equality, to pay his bills on time or give him money when he needed it to buy groceries and other necessities. Unless they have genetic testing for Down Syndrome and unless that testing meets certain criteria which may be of dubious relevance, Social Security may simply ignore the Down Syndrome regardless of any other evidence.
The overpayments go to retirees who have held state jobs and also worked in the private sector — teachers who worked on their summer breaks, for instance, or police officers who retired young enough to form their own companies. She thought she had everything squared away, but her relationship with Social Security took another odd turn after her husband, Harvey, died in February.
The Associated Press reports that President Bush has now grudgingly, but officially, agreed that he will no longer pursue private accounts at Social Security – or at least he will not pursue private accounts to begin until at least 2011 or 2012. If you meet the basic requirements, the SSA will send your disability claim on to the Disability Determination Services in your state.