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Lane
Lane, JD,CFP, MBA, CRPS
Category: Social Security
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Experience:  Law Degree, specialization in Tax Law and Corporate Law, CFP and MBA, Providing Financial, Social Security & Tax advice since 1986
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I was previously married years .Divorced 14 years ago. I

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I was previously married for 26 years .Divorced 14 years ago . I will be full retirement age next April . I believe my social security benefit will be roughly $ 2,700 a month . How much would my ex-wife be able to collect at that time ? She will be 62 at that time .
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Lane replied 4 months ago.

Hi,

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She will receive 1/2 of your benefit with a 25% reduction for taking early (before fulll retirement age)

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So (2700/2) = 1350, then (1350 - 337.50) = $1012.50

Expert:  Lane replied 4 months ago.

Please let me know if you have any questions at all.

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Thank you!

Lane

I hold a law degree, (Juris Doctorate), with concentration in Tax Law, Estate law & Corporate law, an MBA, with specialization in financial accounting & tax, a BBA, and CFP & CRPS designations, as well - I’ve been providing financial, Social Security/Medicare, estate, corporate, non-profit, and tax advice, since 1986.

Expert:  Lane replied 4 months ago.

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Lane