Monthly Archives: January 2012

The Payroll Tax Cut and Social Security Disability Benefits

Social Security Disability beneficiaries should not be worried about continued benefits just because of the continued payroll tax cut.  Before 2011, employees and employers each paid 6.2% of taxable payroll.  However, the payroll tax cut passed in December 2010 provided … Continue reading

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Social Security Disability and SSI Claimants Deserve Quality, Responsible Representation

Social Security Disability and SSI claimants beware who you entrust your valuable disability claim to!  Recently, the Wall Street Journal ran an article based on interviews with former “Binder and Binder” employees revealing potentially fraudulent behavior and misrepresentations to the … Continue reading

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Childhood SSI Benefits for ADHD

Many parents often wonder if their child qualifies for Childhood SSI disability benefits due to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).  Childhood SSI claims are evaluated differently than adult claims for Social Security Disability or SSI.  The requirements are actually more … Continue reading

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Changes to Rules of Conduct for Reps of Social Security Disability and SSI Claimants

The Social Security Administration recently issued final regulations revising the Rules of Conduct and Standards of Responsibility for Representatives that become effective on January 23, 2012.  See 76 Fed. Reg. 80241 (Dec. 23, 2011) http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2011-12-23/pdf/2011-32923.pdf.  The final rules revise the … Continue reading

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