Short term disability to cover pregnancy?

Answer Many short term disability policies will cover your pregnancy leave for complications, and your maternity leave for normal delivery. Your coverage needs to begin before getting pregnant. Policies s... Read More »

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If you are 6 weeks pregnant and it is too late to sign up for voluntary short-term disability offered by your employer are there any companies that will provide a short term disability policy?

Certainly there are but your present condition would be exluded.You can still apply even if you are already pregnant. Your pregnancy and maternity leave will not be covered, but you will have incom... Read More »

Are short term disability benefit payments taxable for an employer provided and paid short term disability plan?

Answer Yes, all employer paid benefits and wages are taxable. There is a way around that if you are an executive. 4lifeguild

Can you purchase a second short term disability insurance if you already have short term disability insurance through your employer?

Yes you can get supplemental coverage. Most carriers will limit the total benefit amount to under 70% of your income. For example, if your current policy replaces 35% of your income, you can purch... Read More »

Does New York state short term disability cover part-time employees?

Part-time workers in the state of New York are eligible for disability benefits after the 25th day of employment. The disability benefits typically pay for 50 percent of the part-timer's wages for ... Read More »