IMPORTANT: Whenever a determination is made to change an individual's ER, and the individual
does not agree with SSA's decision, he/ she has the right to appeal the decision.
If the earnings were corrected in IC, the appeal may be processed by the FO, PSC or
OCRO, whichever office receives the appeal request.
IMPORTANT: The reconsideration request must be processed by an individual other than the one
who made the initial determination. ` If the earnings correction was not processed
in IC, forward reconsideration or appeal requests for preclaim cases to OCRO. Forward
claims related reconsideration/ appeal requests to the appropriate PC.