How Will Your Social Security Attorney Help You Determine the Onset Date of Your Disability?
Your “onset date” is the date when you became disabled. In order to help you determine what onset date to allege, a Social Security Disability Attorney may ask you a series of questions to decide when you stopped being able to work on a regular basis. The answers to these questions will affect
Appeals Council Remand Rate Rises in 2019, Still Well Below Past Levels
The remand rate, the rate at which the Appeals Council returns cases to Administrative Law Judges based on claimant appeals, climbed in fiscal year 2019 to 14.56%, with exactly 21,000 cases remanded. This left more than 123,000 cases where the ALJ’s decision became final and no action was taken by