TN 30 (03-96)
NL 00703.915 Retirement Denial — Lack of Insured Status
Document Identifier for Word Processor: E3915
A. Exhibit letter
We have considered your application for Social Security retirement benefits. You are not entitled to benefits now because you have not worked long enough under Social Security.
Why we can not pay you
To get benefits, you need to have a certain amount of work credits under Social Security. We explain how these credits are earned and how many a person needs in the enclosed pamphlet, “How You Earn Social Security Credits.”
Using the date of birth you gave us, you need (1) credits. You have only (2) credits. You should apply again if you earn the additional credits you need.
Other Social Security benefits
If you disagree with the decision
If you want help with your appeal1
If you have any questions
3901C - Domestic
3901D - Foreign
SSA Pub. No. 05-10072
1 If the person lives outside the U.S. or has an attorney, omit this paragraph.
B. Requesting instructions
Send in notice when the claimant does not meet the required quarters of coverage for insured status for retirement benefits.
Use 3901E, ALS020 and 3900A in all cases. Refer to NL 00703.901 for 3901E text. Refer to NL 00703.900 for ALS020 and 3900A text and NL 00703.100 for 3100E text.
Refer to NL 00703.005E. for 3901D text and fill-ins.
number of credits needed.
number of credits earned
C. Typing instructions
Use Form SSA-L2000-C2 (Universal Notice). Refer to Form SSA-3428-U2, Determination of Disallowance Coding Sheet, “Name and Address Information” field in block 2 for
completing the name and address. Fill-ins should be shown on the SSA-3428-U2, block 4 or the attached SSA-573.