Many people apply for SSDI each year, but only 35% of initial applications are approved which means 65% of applications are initially denied.
Some disability payments are free of income tax and there are special deductions and tax credits available to disabled people and their caregivers.
Hanukkah, Christmas, and New Year’s present special challenges for people with disabilities. With a little planning some of this discomfort and anxiety can be avoided.
Under federal law, some government benefits are protected and cannot be garnished or “frozen.” Does this include SSI, VA and SSDI benefits? A lawyer explains.
What happens if you are injured suddenly or contract a serious illness and are unable to work for an extended period of time? What should you do first?