If you cannot work because of a physical or mental condition that is expected to last at least one year or result in death, you may be eligible for cash disability benefits (and perhaps Medicare or Medicaid) under two programs administered by the federal Social Security Administration (SSA)–Social Security disability insurance and/or Supplemental Security Income.
Accidents happen in New Mexico every day, and unfortunately, many of them lead to critical injuries. Car accidents, on-the-job accidents, and other incidents can cause serious medical issues such as brain injuries, broken bones, and more. Personal injury claims are a way for victims of accidents to obtain financial compensation for damages related to the incident.
Decker Law Office provides superior representation to individuals, businesses, and insurance companies have been sued or need to use the courts to get the relief they deserve. Having an attorney is essential to success in court. If you, your loved one, or your business has been sued or needs to file suit, you have probably suffered enough. Contact Decker Law Office and let us help you with your case.
Disability benefits through Social Security Disability Insurance are essential in order for a disabled person to survive in an economy that rewards those who can work. In order to qualify for those benefits, however, one must apply before their Date Last Insured or DLI. Here’s everything you need to know about how the Date Last […]
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a tax credit for people filing head of household, married filing jointly, single or as a qualifying widower who have adjusted gross incomes not exceeding specific yearly income limits as established by the IRS. Earned Income for EITC and Disability Benefits The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) does not […]
Multiple factors determine how much an injured worker receives from a workers compensation benefits claim. Most of these factors involve what happened to the worker as a result of the accident–severity of injury, whether body parts sustained complex injuries and if the impairment is permanent. In most cases, an employer and their insurance company will […]