Ocala, FL disability attorneys understand that applicants sometimes miss important deadlines. Did you know that you have just 60 days to appeal a denial of disability benefits? If you miss that deadline, unfortunately, you will need to complete an all-new application. In addition, that time lag can cost you in back benefits. When applying for government programs, the time to act is now. The sooner you apply and, if needed, appeal any benefits determination, the faster your case will work its way through the red tape.
The first step in preparing your appeal is to carefully read your denial letter (Notice of Decision). You will see that the first level of appeal is known as a “reconsideration” of your application. The ball is in your court – it is up to you, the applicant, to request a formal reconsideration within 60 days. Here are three ways to file your appeal:
When you need government benefits, it’s nice to know they might be available, but too often figuring out how the system works can be difficult. When disabled, your energy and ability to run around and deal with government requirements can prove challenging. For the best outcome for your application and appeal, work with experiencedOcala,FLdisability attorneys. Call CJ Henry Law Firm PLLC at 352-304-5300.