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How do I know if I have paid in 35 Years of Maximum SS

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How do I know if I have paid in 35 Years of Maximum SS payments
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  LawTalk replied 1 year ago.

Good afternoon,

I'm Doug, and I'm sorry to hear of the confusion. My goal is to provide you with excellent service today.

You will need to look at your social security statement and compare the earnings you has=d each year in those 35 years to the maximum taxable social security income for those years.

If you don't have your statement, you can get it online: Using your online “my Social Security” account. If you don’t already have an account, you can create one online. You can open your own social security online account and see your earnings statement, estimated retirement benefit and much more, in about 15 minutes through this site: http://www.ssa.gov/myaccount/

Here is a link to the taxable earnings chart going back to 1937: https://www.socialsecurity.gov/planners/maxtax.html

You may reply back to me using the Reply link and I will be happy to continue to assist you until I am able to address your concerns, to your satisfaction.

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I wish you and yours the best in 2015,

Doug