The recently proposed Federal healthcare legislation and other cutbacks in federal subsidies threaten healthcare services in Texas more than most. Texas Currently has the highest rate of uninsured in the entire country, and the number of people who receive
President Trump has released his budget proposal for 2018 If approved the proposed financial plan would have a devastating impact on those suffering from disabilities. On Tuesday, May 23, the White House released its 2018 budget proposal. This plan
If you are receiving disability benefits you may have to pay taxes on those payments. If you are receiving Social Security or Long Term Disability benefits, you may be wondering how it will affect your taxes. Taxes can be
Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Neil Gorsuch, and #DisabledandCute. The latest Social Security and Disability news. In the last few weeks, there have been several significant stories which affect the lives of those with disabilities. In this week’s blog we
There are minor adjustments to Social Security every year to keep pace with inflation. Here are the recent Social Security changes as we enter 2017. Roughly 17% of Americans are currently on Social Security, whether through retirement or disability.
If you do not sign up for Medicare Part B as soon as you are eligible, you risk incurring a lifelong penalty. For every year that you were eligible for Part B but did not pay for it, your
Will there be a Cost of Living Increase for Social Security? On October 2015, the Social Security Administration announced that there would be no Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) for 2016. The COLA is tied to a consumer price index, and