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If you are receiving social security disability and your ex spouse of 25 years dies can you draw benefits from their social security plus your disability.
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Social Security Expert: lev-tax, Tax Advisor replied 4 months ago
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But you may choose either social security benefits based on your own working record OR

based on your ex-spouse's working record

and may choose whatever is more beneficial.

But we may not have two social security benefits at the same time.

Sorry if you expected differently.

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