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keeperumiami, Senior Tax Expert & Financial Planner
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How do I get a copy of my benefit statement? I am currently

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how do I get a copy of my benefit statement? I am currently on social security disability
JA: These retirement benefits are supposed to help us but they can be so complicated! The Retirement Expert will help you get the most benefits propertly. Please tell me more, so we can help you best.
Customer: my benefit went up to 1477.00 per month , can I get on a website or somewhere so I can print a copy of the benefit statement?
JA: Is there anything else the Retirement Accountant should be aware of?
Customer: I don't thimk so , still not working and unable
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  keeperumiami replied 6 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** goal is to give you a complete & accurate answer. I am working on your request now & I will respond as soon as possible.

Expert:  keeperumiami replied 6 months ago.

What are you looking for exactly?

A SSA-1099 that reports the amount your received in 2016?

and/or

A verification statement of what your current benefits are?

Steve G.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
a verification of what my current benefits are
Expert:  keeperumiami replied 6 months ago.

Here are the detail instructions on how to get a copy of your benefits verification letter online; it's not a bad as it looks, I just wanted to include everything so you don't show up in the wrong place:

Try this link it is a more direct route:

www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount

Click on the Sign In or Create an Account

then either set up a "My Social Security" account or sign into your existing account.

scroll to the bottom of the Terms of Service page and "agree" to their terms

hit "Next"

then click on "Replacement Documents" at the top of the page.

Click on the section where you may include what you need in the verification letter.

click "OK" to continue

You can view it, save it, or print it; whatever you want

Please remember to rate my response as that is the only way I will receive credit from the site, for assisting you today.

Thanks very much,

Steve G.