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 how
much back pay to which you are entitled and how much your monthly benefit
amount will be.
The first question is typically “when did you stop working?” ...Continue Reading →