Find Fitchburg Massachusetts Social Security offices. Social Security offices provide information on social security eligibility, applications, statements, name changes, card replacements, SSDI, disability, benefits, and identity fraud & theft.
Malden Social Security Office 192 Commercial Street Malden MA 02148 39.8 miles from Fitchburg
Roslindale Social Security Office 4200 Washington Street Boston MA 02131 41.3 miles from Fitchburg
Boston Social Security Office 10 Causeway Street Boston MA 02114 41.7 miles from Fitchburg
Chelsea Social Security Office 80 Everett Avenue Chelsea MA 02150 42.1 miles from Fitchburg
Norwood Social Security Office 1 Edgewater Drive Norwood MA 02062 43.7 miles from Fitchburg
Dorchester Social Security Office 115 Freeport Street Boston MA 02122 43.8 miles from Fitchburg
Lynn Social Security Office 140 Union Street Lynn MA 01901 45.5 miles from Fitchburg
Quincy Social Security Office 1250 Hancock Street Quincy MA 02169 48.0 miles from Fitchburg
Once a complete application is submitted, the application is processed and benefit can begin to be paid in approximately six weeks. However, inaccurate or incomplete applications can extend the processing time significantly. During periods of heavy volume of applications, the process can take longer.How is Social Security funded?
Social Security programs are funded through payroll taxes. The payroll taxes are shared by the employee and the employer with both paying one half of the tax. Self-employed workers pay the full payroll tax because they are considered to be both employee and employer.Are the services provided at Social Security field offices available online?
Yes, virtually all of the services offered at field offices can be accessed or initiated using the Social Security Administration's online system. Applications for benefits and some other services may require that documentation be provided after the online application process has been initiated.