As a disability lawyer and social security attorney, the CJ Henry Law Firm believes we should provide updated information to our clients. This will help them better understand the legal process involved in obtaining disability benefits. We want to keep our clients up to date about legal happenings in the field of disability insurance in Florida and other legal matters pertaining to disability.

Please read below for pertinent articles, news and other resources you
may find helpful:

Consultative Examinations (Part 4)

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What happens if my consultative examination does not go well? (continued from Consultative Examinations (Part 3)) You may be asked to undergo a consultative medical or psychological examination wh...

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Residual Functional Capacity and Mental Disorders

Posted in Disability Claims

If you apply for Social Security disability benefits because of a mental impairment, the Social Security Administration will evaluate your mental “residual functional capacity” (RFC). Mental RFC ...

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Questions After a Favorable Decision: Will I have to pay income taxes on my benefits?

Posted in Benefits

If you receive monthly Social Security disability benefits, you will need to determine whether they are subject to income taxes. Most of my Ocala disability clients do not have to pay income taxes on ...

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Questions after a Favorable Decision: Medicare Eligibility and Overpayment Problems Medicare eligibility

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A common question from claimants after a favorable decision is “When will I be eligible for Medicare?’ Medicare will be available to you after you have received Social Security disability benefit...

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Consultative Examinations (Part 3)

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What will happen at my consultative examination? (continued from Consultative Examinations (Part 2)) The nature and extent of your consultative examination depends on your impairment and what info...

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The Role of the Government’s Vocational Expert at Your Disability Hearing

Posted in Disability Claims

A vocational expert (VE) may be scheduled to testify at your disability hearing. In most cases, the expert is appointed by the administrative law judge, although an Ocala disability lawyer may, in som...

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Understanding the Listing of Impairments

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Social Security Administration regulations play an important role in determining whether a claimant is disabled. One group of disability regulations is called the Listing of Impairments (the Listings...

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