NL 00705.310 Letter No. 3—Freeze Cessation—Work Activity—DIB Denial—No RIB Application Filed

Prepare on SSA-L951-C2/U2

A. Exhibit

Social Security Notice



                                            Claim Number:


The law provides that an individual's disability freeze shall end if the person becomes able to do substantial gainful work. The law also provides that an individual's freeze period will continue for the month disability ends and the following 2 months. The evidence in your case shows that you became able to do substantial gainful work on        . Accordingly, the last month of your disability freeze is          .

Since you are able to do substantial gainful work, your condition is not disabling within the meaning of the law. Therefore, it has been necessary to deny your application for the payment of disability insurance benefits.

(1) Attached to this notice is an explanation of the decision we made on your claim and how we arrived at it.

(2) Insert personalized explanation.

If at any time in the future you qualify for a retirement insurance benefit under the Social Security Act, the time during which you have been under disability freeze will not be counted against you in determining the amount of your benefit. This protection also applies to any other benefit claim which may be filed on your Social Security account.


(The permits an individual to start drawing retirement insurance benefits at a reduced rate as early as age 62. For more information, please get in touch with any Social Security office.)

If you believe that this determination is not correct, you may request that your case be reexamined. If you want this reconsideration, you must request it not later than 60 days from the date you receive this notice. You may make this request through any Social Security office. If additional evidence is available, you should submit it with your request.

If you have any questions about your claim, you should get in touch with any Social Security office. If you call in person, please take this notice with you.


B. Options:

Insert(1)if DDS prepared personalized rationale will be attached.
 (2)if personalized explanation is to be incorporated in letter, insert here.

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NL 00705.310 - Letter No. 3--Freeze Cessation--Work Activity--DIB Denial--No RIB Application Filed - 08/09/2013
Batch run: 08/09/2013