TN 3 (04-04)
GN 01721.205 Evidence Required for U.S. Totalization Benefits under the Spanish Agreement
When a person files for U.S. Totalization benefits under the agreement with Spain, the applicant must submit the same evidence that would be necessary to establish a claim for regular (non-Totalization) retirement, survivors or disability insurance benefits. In addition, the applicant must submit the evidence noted in GN 01702.200 – GN 01702.230 whenever Totalization benefits are claimed from the United States.
Actions necessary when applicant indicates work in Spain on U.S. application, GN 01702.310, GN 01702.320