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My spouse is disabled and receives SSI benefits. We have

My spouse is disabled and receives SSI benefits. We have been married 5 years and i have an 8 year old son. My understanding is that my son may be able to receive some SS benefits since my wife is disabled. the social Security office told us that there is a requirement that my wife provide more than 1/2 the support (income) in order for my son to qualify? I currently work and provide more than half the support for my family?

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My husband has filed to start receiving benefits on his

My husband has filed to start receiving benefits on his birthday November 4th we currently have a child who is 14 years old how do we go about getting benefits for her and am I his spouse also able to get benefits until she is 16JA: These retirement benefits are supposed to help us but they can be so complicated! The Retirement Expert will help you get the most benefits propertly. Is there anything else the Retirement Accountant should be aware of?Customer: No other questions

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I am guardian for two teenage girls. Is there social

I am guardian for two teenage girls. Is there social security help. The Mother can't hold a job - bi-polar and the Father is in prison.

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I receive retirement benefits. I have an 18 year old who was

I receive retirement benefits. I have an 18 year old who was enrolled in high school who is receiving dependent child benefits. She has chosen not to finish high school. She is capable of working because she held 2 volunteer jobs with no complaints from management. Can she still collect or does she need to inform social security that she has quit school?

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I am a widower who is receiving Social security disability

I am a widower who is receiving Social security disability widow benefits from my late husband.I have three US citizen childrenWe live in the philippines.I need to know if I remarry (my husband has been gone for 6 years) will I still receive my widows benefit?I need to know the age in which My children will stop receiving their benefit?As each child ages out, will the amount I receive a month go down or does it stay the same until my youngest turns 18?Thank you

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I have a girl friend in Philippines. We have 3 children

I have a girl friend in Philippines. We have 3 children under 10 but not married. I live in Honolulu. Have 3 fishing boats here which I run with my 2 sons from USA wife but divorced long time. They are. 26 and 30 . I am going to retire and move to philappines. I am taking my ss as a single man and still working now. But plan on quitting soon. How will my benefits change if I marry my girl freind with our 3 kids.

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I receive adult child benefits and my son receives auxilary

Hi I receive adult child benefits and my son receives auxilary benefits bc his father is collecting retirement benefits at age 64.What happens to my sons benefits if his father earns too much?If my boyfriend/sons father and I were to marry and then he earned over the allowed amount, will I lose my adult child benefits?

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My daughter previously received Social Security because she

My daughter previously received Social Security because she is disabled. I now am over the income limit for her to receive benefits.While receiving benefits I was consistent sending in income verification. Social Security notified me about 2 years ago my daughter was over paid during that time and requested I pay back about $1400.00. I have been paying this off but every so often the amount is increased. I have called SS and asked why and they state that further review had been done and I need to repay additional monies. I just received another notice and the amount was increased again (again up to $1371.90).I have been paying back this money for the last 2 years and the bill never seems to end! Is there a procedure, timeline or recourse I have or that they have? Or can this go on for an unlimited time with me paying and them finding additional monies to be repaid?I am a single mom working full-time earning about $43,000 a year with a daughter that will be disabled/wheelchair bound for the rest of her life. Can you give me any guidance? Thank you in advance.

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I will soon turn 66 and make $171,000 per year. My spouse is

I will soon turn 66 and make $171,000 per year. My spouse is 50 years old. I have four children living at home, ages 15, 13, 9, and 7.1. I understand that if I apply at age 66, I can get benefits for myself 0f $2633 (according to social security calculator)2. I understand that my four children also are entitled to benefits. The family cap is $4,600. The difference between my benefit and the family cap would be divided by my four children.3. 85% of my benefits will be subject to income tax at my rate.4. The benefits received by my children will be taxed at their rate.Are these understandings correct?

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