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Second opinion] I am on SS disability, I also work part time for a bank, on line and at home. My wages have gone up and my W from last year reflects $26,000 in box 3 of my W2. I have no problem in paying a penalty on what I made, but is my disability in jeopardy at all and if not what will I owe?

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Generally, you may not be involved into "substantial gainful activity" (SGA) and continue to receive disability benefits.

SGA means you are working and making more than $1,170 per month in 2017 (or $1,920 if you're blind).

With some exceptions - specifically - there is a trial work period during which you can make more than the SGA amount without losing your benefits.

See here

https://www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-10095.pdf

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