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labronze8621
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My mom lives with me, she gets ssi & ssd, will claiming her affect/change her benefits now/future, and what do I need to have present when filing her as a dependent?

 
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SweetieJean
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My mom lives with me, she gets ssi & ssd, will claiming her affect/change her benefits now/future, and what do I need to have present when filing her as a dependent?

SSDI will not be affected. SSI is needs based, so you need to ask the Social Security Admin, whether you claim her or not.

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SweetieJean
Level 15

My mom lives with me, she gets ssi & ssd, will claiming her affect/change her benefits now/future, and what do I need to have present when filing her as a dependent?

"do I need to have present"  Present?
SweetieJean
Level 15

My mom lives with me, she gets ssi & ssd, will claiming her affect/change her benefits now/future, and what do I need to have present when filing her as a dependent?

SSDI will not be affected. SSI is needs based, so you need to ask the Social Security Admin, whether you claim her or not.

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