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I may be receiving an inheritance. I would like to know if

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I may be receiving an inheritance. I would like to know if this willaffect
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: California
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: No. I' not sure if or when it will be comming
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I have heard of a "special needs trust" is that something I should look into. Also, is it possible to draw a monthly payment to assist financially without it affecting my SSDI benefit amount
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Loren replied 4 months ago.

I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and my goal is to answer your question and provide you excellent service.

Expert:  Loren replied 4 months ago.

If you are a Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) recipient and receive an inheritance, it will not affect your benefits.

SSDI is not means tested. Your assets are irrelevant to eligibility.

Expert:  Loren replied 4 months ago.

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Expert:  Loren replied 4 months ago.

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