Q: I live in AZ and collect SSI, my Wife collects SSDI, will her monthly payments effect my SSI payments, and if so, how
A: Yes, her income, including SSDI, will affect your check. The concept is known as "deeming" - as in some of her income will be deemed to you. There are several variables in the calculation, so you'll need to contact SSA for the exact amount. But typically, it will lower your SSI check.
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