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Can I file and suspend Security benefits online

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Can I file and suspend for Social Security benefits online
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Christopher B, Esq. replied 9 months ago.

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There is no indication on the online application that suspension is an option. Here's what you do: Request your benefits to begin when you turn 66. Later, in the remarks section near the end of the online application, write: “I want to suspend my benefits.” SSA will review the application once it is submitted and then contact you by phone, usually within a few days, to verify your intentions.

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Expert:  Christopher B, Esq. replied 9 months ago.

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