Why does my SSN says valid for work only?

Why does my SSN says valid for work only?

Cards with the legend : “VALID FOR WORK ONLY WITH I N S AUTHORIZATION” are issued to people admitted to the United States on a temporary basis. This card allows that person to work only with Immigration and Naturalization Service authorization. It is VALID for claiming EITC.

How long are Social Security cards valid?

The current Social Security card is capable of performing its intended function throughout the lifetime of the number holder. Banknote paper Social Security cards with little use or handling are expected to last at least 50 years. Cards with moderate use or handling are expected to last 35 to 50 years.

Is a Social Security card proof of work authorization?

To prove employment authorization, USCIS will accept: a Social Security card. a U.S. birth or birth abroad certificate. a Native American tribal document. unexpired employment authorization documents issued by the Department of Homeland Security.

Does a Social Security card have a date on it?

What’s that date on the Social Security card? Beginning with cards issued October 2007 or later, Social Security cards include the issue date on the front of the card. If the name and Social Security number appear unchanged you can use it for tax and wage reporting.

Does Social Security income expire?

To be eligible for retirement benefits you must have at least 40 credits of Social Security. Retirement benefits do not expire but they end upon your death. If you are the spouse of an eligible retired worker, you may also receive benefits.

How do I know when my Social Security card expires?

The date appears beneath the signature line. The date is not an expiration date (and, in fact, should always be a date in the past). So long as the card otherwise appears to be genuine, you can accept it as a List C document when completing the Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification.