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Finding the Right Auto Body Shop After a Car Accident in Utah

Being involved in a car accident in Utah is frustrating and stressful. Even if you do not sustain serious injuries, you must deal with the challenge of locating an auto body shop to perform auto collision repair. However, the process does not need to be difficult. Below are six tips for finding the right auto [...]

Finding the Right Auto Body Shop After a Car Accident in Utah 2019-06-19T01:28:04+00:00

How Does Innocent Spouse Relief Work?

For those who are married and filing income tax returns jointly, the situation may arise where an unreported item or error on a joint return can cause the IRS to notify you of a tax debt due. Either spouse may be held responsible for the entire debt, even if one spouse had no knowledge of [...]

How Does Innocent Spouse Relief Work? 2019-06-14T15:36:46+00:00

Does My Mental Disability Qualify for Social Security?

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are two disability programs available for individuals who are disabled and unable to work. Various mental disorders and mental illnesses can qualify as a disabling condition. As the agency that administers both disability programs, the Social Security Administration (SSA) reviews disability applications for mental health [...]

Does My Mental Disability Qualify for Social Security? 2019-06-14T15:34:44+00:00

How to Request Medical Records for Your Social Security Disability Case

Each year, millions of United States citizens apply for Social Security Disability benefits through the Social Security Administration. Some studies indicate that as many as 70 percent of all claims are denied, and a significant number are rejected because of missing or incomplete medical records. Before you file a disability claim, you'll need to attain your health [...]

How to Request Medical Records for Your Social Security Disability Case 2019-05-07T19:26:05+00:00

The Ultimate Guide to Understanding the IRS Fresh Start Program

There are many ways that a taxpayer or business can accrue a tax debt, such as failing to file, or not making the correct estimated payments. Depending on your unique tax situation, you may qualify for tax debt relief under the Fresh Start Initiative implemented by the IRS. However, you must meet the following basic [...]

The Ultimate Guide to Understanding the IRS Fresh Start Program 2019-06-14T15:36:57+00:00

Can I Sue for a Wrongful Death in Utah? Here’s What You Need to Know

The loss of a loved one is difficult, no matter the circumstances. When the death of a family member is the result of a preventable event, grief is often combined with confusion, frustration, and anger. Many individuals in Utah want to rush into a wrongful death action to hold the party responsible for the death [...]

Can I Sue for a Wrongful Death in Utah? Here’s What You Need to Know 2019-05-17T17:40:47+00:00

What are the Consequences of a Federal Tax Lien?

When the IRS contacts you about taxes due, and you do not respond in a timely manner, they can issue a federal tax lien on your property. This is a serious event that can impact you in many ways-- but keep in mind that you have options for resolving your issues with the IRS. 7 [...]

What are the Consequences of a Federal Tax Lien? 2019-05-07T19:39:15+00:00

What are Social Security Credits? 8 Things to Know About Work Requirements Before Applying for SSDI

Applying for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits (SSDI) can be a complex, confusing process. The Social Security Administration (SSA) has many rules and regulations regarding work history and wages, and that's before they determine whether your medical condition is disabling. Social Security "Credits" or "Quarters of Coverage" are one of the first things the SSA [...]

What are Social Security Credits? 8 Things to Know About Work Requirements Before Applying for SSDI 2019-05-07T19:37:12+00:00

What Should I Do If I Suspect Someone is Drunk Driving?

Impaired driving is a serious problem in the United States, one that injures and kills thousands of people each year. DUI and DWI offenses include drunk driving and drugged driving. There are ways you can spot a drunk driver and things you can do to report drunk driving to the authorities. Reporting an impaired driver [...]

What Should I Do If I Suspect Someone is Drunk Driving? 2019-05-07T19:23:47+00:00

Medicare Disability Eligibility Requirements: When Do I Qualify to Receive Medicare After Being Awarded Social Security Disability?

Most people know about Medicare, which is a government-sponsored health insurance program for aged individuals over 65 years old. What many don't know is that people under 65 years old who receive Social Security Disability benefits for two years are also eligible for Medicare coverage, as well as those diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's Disease or [...]

Medicare Disability Eligibility Requirements: When Do I Qualify to Receive Medicare After Being Awarded Social Security Disability? 2019-05-07T19:27:58+00:00