TN 26 (10-18)

NL 00725.215 “DSL” UTIs – Disallowance

Lead-in for all Reconsideration Disallowances

You asked us to take another look at  (1)  claim for benefits. Someone who did not make the first decision reviewed  (2)  case, including any new facts we received, and found that our first decision was correct.


Fill-ins:
(1) “your”/FN possessive
(2) “your”/“her”/“his”

Disallowance of Auxiliary/Survivor Benefits Due to Entitlement to Higher Benefits on Primary Account

 (1)   (2)  not qualify for  (3)  benefits because  (4)   (5)  entitled to an equal or larger benefit on another Social Security record.


Fill-ins:
(1) “You”/BGN plus BLN
(2) “do”/“does”
(3) type of benefit
(4) “you”/“she”/“he”
(5) “are”/“is”

Disallowance Introduction

We are writing to tell you that  (1)  not qualify for  (2)   (3)  .


Fill-ins:
(1) “you do”/Beneficiary Full Name “does”
(2) “U.S.”/null
(3) type of benefit (e.g. Medicare, retirement benefits, disability benefits, etc.)

Auxiliary Disallowance – Number Holder not Entitled

 (1)  not qualify for Social Security benefits on  (2)  record because  (3)  is not entitled to any benefits.


Fill-ins:
(1) “You do”/“She does”/“He does”
(2) NH's name possessive
(3) “she”/“he”

Parent Disallowance – Number Holder Alive

 (1)  not qualify for parent's benefits on  (2)  Social Security record because  (3)  is alive. We can only pay parent's benefits in the event of  (4)  death.


Fill-ins:
(1) “You do”/“She does”/“He does”
(2) NH's name possessive
(3) “she”/“he”
(4) “her”/“his”

English Translation for Spanish Cover Letter – Affirmation of Denial on Reconsideration – Domestic/Foreign/Mexico Address

Your claim for Social Security benefits was reviewed as you requested. We regret that we were unable to approve it. A person who did not make the first decision carefully reviewed all of the evidence and information before making this decision.

English Translation for Spanish Cover Letter – Denials/Disallowances – Domestic/Foreign Address

We are unable to approve your claim for Social Security benefits. The enclosed explanation in English tells you why. If you need help translating it, ask someone familiar with both English and Spanish to help you or contact any Social Security office.

English Translation for Spanish Cover Letter – Denials/Disallowances – Mexico Address

We are unable to approve your claim for Social Security benefits. The enclosed explanation in English tells you why. If you need help translating it, ask someone who understands both English and Spanish to help you, or contact any Social Security office or the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate.


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NL 00725.215 - “DSL” UTIs – Disallowance - 10/17/2018
Batch run: 10/18/2018
Rev:10/17/2018