San Jose, CA asked in Public Benefits, Social Security and Workers' Compensation for California

Q: What does ssi offer for someone that receives a lump sum so they don't loose there ssi benefits?

1 Lawyer Answer
Ruben Montoya
Ruben Montoya
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer

A: Cannot really understand your question. If you are asking what does Social Security Indemnity offer for someone that receives a WC lump sum settlement the answer is nothing. If you want to know how to not lose SSI benefits when receiving a lump sum the answer is the hartman formula which based on the facts can help mitigate the loss of SSI benefits. BUT the BEST ANSWER WOULD BE TO GET AN ATTORNEY. Good Luck!

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