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Once you start receiving your government pension, your SSA retreiement benefit will be reduced by the Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP). Here is a chart on how the WEP reduces your benefit: https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/wep-chart.html
The WEP goes into place if you have a pension based on earnings not covered by Social Security and it can affect the amount of your Social Security benefit. See link for more information: https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/wep.html
If you worked in the private sector for 20 years or more, the WEP will not affect your SS benefit but if it is less than it probably will.
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