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Paying Taxes On Social Security Disability Benefits

Are you ready to fight for your benefits with a lawyer that is dedicated to helping you get results? If so, it is time to contact Sullivan Law Office today. It is tax season and many disability clients ask whether their benefits are taxable. The answer is fairly simple, which is that for most people,

Paying Taxes On Social Security Disability Benefits 2017-06-09T12:34:02+00:00

Private Long-Term Disability Policies And Social Security

Every few months, an individual with a long term disability (LTD) policy through an employer or private insurance carrier asks me questions about Social Security disability. This may result from the fact that he or she has filed for disability benefits through the long term disability policy and the policy's carrier has directed that an application for Social

Private Long-Term Disability Policies And Social Security 2016-11-30T19:09:58+00:00

Financial Outlook For Social Security And Medicare Has Not Changed Much In A Year

Moving forward in 2016 requires some grasp of what the future holds. The Sullivan Law Office follows all of the latest legal developments related to Social Security in providing the residents of Kentucky with knowledgeable and experienced legal assistance in cases involving Social Security Disability, long-term disability, short-term disability, state retirement and workers’ compensation. According

Financial Outlook For Social Security And Medicare Has Not Changed Much In A Year 2016-08-19T16:48:29+00:00

Should I Hire a Long-Term Disability Attorney?

Every application for long term disability benefits requires the consideration of an extensive list of factors. Disability cases are complicated and time-consuming. The interim period between application and award requires the strict observance of formalities, details, time limits, and other deadlines. The Sullivan Law Office provides over forty years of experience in all types of

Should I Hire a Long-Term Disability Attorney? 2016-07-29T16:15:49+00:00

Do I Have To Pay Taxes On Social Security Disability Benefits?

Every application for social security benefits requires the consideration of a substantial list of issues over the life of a case. It's one matter to apply for and receive benefits, but it's another to understand what happens after this occurs over the long road ahead. The Sullivan Law Office provides over forty years of experience

Do I Have To Pay Taxes On Social Security Disability Benefits? 2016-07-14T15:41:09+00:00

What You Need to Know About ERISA Disability Insurance Part 2

Do you have long-term disability insurance through a group policy? If so, then your policy is almost certainly governed by ERISA. Before you apply for long-term disability benefits, there are many things that you'll need to know, and in our last blog, our long-term disability (LTD) attorney in Louisville went over a couple of those

What You Need to Know About ERISA Disability Insurance Part 2 2016-04-10T19:07:47+00:00

What You Need to Know About ERISA Disability Insurance Part 3

Before you file for ERISA long-term disability benefits, there are many things you need to know.  It's always important to know certain things about your long-term disability policy before you file a claim for benefits, especially if your policy is governed by ERISA. If you haven't already, check out our long-term disability (LTD) attorney's latest

What You Need to Know About ERISA Disability Insurance Part 3 2016-04-08T19:33:12+00:00

When Should You Hire a LTD Attorney?

It's never too soon to hire a long-term disability (LTD) attorney in Louisville.  Most people will only turn to an LTD attorney after their claim has been denied, but you can help protect your interests by hiring a lawyer to help you file your initial application. When an incident occurs that renders you unable to

When Should You Hire a LTD Attorney? 2016-02-12T16:44:50+00:00

Common Reasons Why LTD Claims Get Denied Part 2

Before you start the process of applying for long-term disability, it's important to understand the common causes for denied claims.  Long-term disability benefits are denied for many reasons, some of which may be legitimate and some may not be. At Sullivan Law Office, our goal is to help you get the benefits you deserve. That's

Common Reasons Why LTD Claims Get Denied Part 2 2016-01-08T21:17:23+00:00

Common Reasons Why LTD Claims Get Denied

It's important to understand why long-term disability claims get denied.  The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) governs all long-term disability policies provided by employers. Under this act, all disability applications are reviewed and evaluated by claims administrators, and unfortunately, they usually work with the insurance companies. Because of this, claims are often denied, even

Common Reasons Why LTD Claims Get Denied 2016-01-04T19:52:48+00:00