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I'm 59 years old (born 1961), married for 31 years about to
I'm 59 years old (born 1961), married for 31 years about to be divorced. My spouse is 58 (born 1962) is the wage earner. My SS benefit will be very small. If he doesn't apply for Social Security benef… read more
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emc011075
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Thank you! I want to sign up for my social security benefits
Hello! Thank you! I want to sign up for my social security benefits - File and suspend, so then my husband can file and begin spousal benefits! I called and got this far for information- but do not kn… read more
emc011075
emc011075
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I was widowed in 2017. My only child is grown so I am alone.
I was widowed in 2017. My only child is grown so I am alone. I was told at the initial interview by social security that i could possibly draw my husband's social security at age 60 and then when I am… read more
emc011075
emc011075
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I am currently receiving SS. I am going to apply for
I am currently receiving SS. I am going to apply for Survivor Benefits from my recently deceased husband. Based on the 2015 SS Act i understand I should defer my current SS benefit and apply for the l… read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
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Looking to maximize social security benefits. My DOB -
My DOB - 4/2/52 Wifes DOB 5/20/52 She is no longer working and we need to apply for her benefits. I plan on working till age 70. Does file & suspend or any other strategy get us more than just her filing for her own benefits now at age 65? … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
41,558 satisfied customers
My husband is 67 and I am 64. He filed a "file and suspend"
My husband is 67 and I am 64. He filed a "file and suspend" this past spring, before the SS law change. We are both working. He plans to retire at 70, I plan to retire at 68. Since I have the higher S… read more
emc011075
emc011075
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Bachelor's Degree
6,680 satisfied customers
I am 66 and stopped working January 1st 2016. My husband is
I am 66 and stopped working January 1st 2016. My husband is 69 and continues to work. I would like to apply for spousal benefits, half of my husband's social security benefits, while he waits until ag… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
My husband is currently receiving social security and I am
My husband is currently receiving social security and I am receiving a spousal benefit. I am not yet collecting my social security. If my husband pays back all social security benefits received ($28,0… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
My wife and I are both 67 and plan to keep working to age 70.
My wife and I are both 67 and plan to keep working to age 70. Can one of us still "File and Suspend" and if so is there an advantage?… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
16,514 satisfied customers
I will be 65 in August, 2016. My husband already receives
I will be 65 in August, 2016. My husband already receives social security because he is FRA. We both have earned credits for social security in our own names and at approximately the same amount. 1. C… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
My wife and I are both 67. I am the gh wage earner in the
My wife and I are both 67. I am the high wage earner in the family. My wife started taking her SS when she turned 67 (our normal retirement age). I instead chose to take half of hers until I turn 70 a… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
2,542 satisfied customers
I am a 66 year old full-time RN. My husband is 64,on my
I am a 66 year old full-time RN. My husband is 64,on my insurance,a musician who is financially independent. My plan is to work until age 68 until my husband can get on medicare. I would like to hold … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
1. AGE 68 WILL NOT RECEIVE SS BENEFIT UNTIL 70, MY WIFE AGE
1. I AM CURRENTLY AGE 68 WILL NOT RECEIVE SS BENEFIT UNTIL 70, MY WIFE AGE 67, CAN SHE APPLY AND RECEIVE 1/2 OF MY SS BENEFIT OF MY? 2. DO I NEED TO APPLY AND RECEIVE MY FULL BENEFIT AND BY AGE 70 I R… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
6,527 satisfied customers
My spouse is turning 66 in October. I do not turn 66 until
My spouse is turning 66 in October. I do not turn 66 until May. My spouse can get SS but mine is greater. What is the best strategy for us? Can my spouse file on her SS until I turn full retirement at… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
I'm currently age 64. I am divorced (6 yrs). Was married 30+
I'm currently age 64. I am divorced (6 yrs). Was married 30+ yrs. he was the high earner. He makes around $100k annually. I make about 46k annually. I want to get my maximum benefit when I start drawi… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
I am going to be 71 on 8-10 and have been taking SS since I
I am going to be 71 on 8-10 and have been taking SS since I was 64 (about $2,000 a month gross before medicare). My wife will be 66 on 8-6 and is not taking SS and is working with a $60,000 a year sal… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
My spouse and I have both worked long enough to be eligible
My spouse and I have both worked long enough to be eligible for a SS benefit. Her earnings are much lower than mine. She expects to collact a benefit at age 62 while I expect to continue working until… read more
R. Klein, EA
R. Klein, EA
Tax Advisor
Master's Degree
3,228 satisfied customers
My husband and I are both 63 years old. Can I choose to claim
My husband and I are both 63 years old. Can I choose to claim spousal support benefit when I turn 66 while he continues working until age 70 without claiming any FR benefit until 70 and then can I swi… read more
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Taxtom
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Bachelor's Degree
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