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The Social Security Administration’s Use of Averaging When It Determined Substantial Gainful Activity for Disabled Beneficiaries

June 27, 2019

Office Affiliation: The Office of Audit

Audit Report Number: A-07-18-50394

We issued this to determine whether the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) policy for averaging earnings ensured staff made accurate and consistent substantial gainful activity (SGA) determinations.

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