An application for monthly benefits includes applications for DIB, HIB, SSI and LSDP.
SSI and HIB applications meet this exception since the applications state they are
also applications for monthly insurance benefits.
That part of the E/R open to correction at the time of filing may be corrected up
until the time a final determination or decision is made on any earnings issue, rather
than the time the claimant is notified of the determination made on his/her claim.
This usually happens when a claim is partially adjudicated because earnings development
for a particular year is continuing.