You can "report" social security fraud through the SSI hotline in your state, but cannot file a claim against him yourself. You were not damaged by this, thus only the state has standing.
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When an adult with children becomes disabled, the benefits are not the child's - they are the parents. They are benefits pai to the disabled parent to help with things like rent, food, bills, clothes, etc. As a child nears 18, SSA sometimes will release the money to the child, or require any saved money be turned over for the child, but under the facts you are describing here and the short time frame you are describing, I doubt SSA will find any fraud. Parents are give a VERY wide latitude on what the money is used for by the parent.
If you file fraud, you ca nexpect an investigation, maybe, and certainly a loss of your relationship with your father - over maybe a couple thousand dollars at most Under these facts I do not see SSA as doing a whole lot. And he will have a good answer for SSA - he waited to report it because he was not sure your marriage would last and you were a minor, and so he reported it once a few months had goneb y. In SSA's world, this is considered pretty fast and not unreasonable.
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I would agree with the prior answers. Even if you filed a fraud report the Government would be the one to decide whether or not to pursue it. Since the change was reported, the question that you must ask is whether or not you want to alienate your father (as this most certainly will).
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