Requests processed under the following instructions include requests which make no
reference to receipt of a previous statement of earnings, e.g., Form SSA-7050, Request
for Itemized Statement of Earnings, Form SSA-581, Authorization to Obtain Earnings
Data from the Social Security Administration and/ or written correspondence. Generally
this type of request is received when the number holder requests a statement of earnings
to verify the accuracy of their earnings record. In most cases, the requester indicates:
an employer may have erroneously reported earnings under an incorrect SSN or name.
an employer or amount of earnings should be on the record for a specified period.
NOTE: If a previous statement of earnings is mentioned, process the request per RM 01351.002.