Program Operations Manual System (POMS)
RM 01605.002 Receiving and Examining Requests
Receive periodically from the Division of Claims and Control, Pre-Claims Branch and
other sources, material annotated to the effect that a death indication on the earnings
record is incorrect and that the necessary action should be taken to remove the symbol.
The attachments with the cases may include any of the following forms.
||Statement of Earnings
||Request for Correction of Earnings Record
||Request for Social Security
||Earnings Discrepancy Memorandum
||Itemized Statement of Earnings
||Report of Contact
Occasionally, the request may consist solely of the social security number, the individual's
name and the necessary action to be taken.