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Megan C
Megan C, Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Category: Social Security
Satisfied Customers: 16576
Experience:  Licensed CPA, CMA, CFE, CGMA M.Accy Also Teach Accounting courses at Master's Level
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Im 64y8m married male. My Reduced Benefit Amount is $1748 I

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I'm 64y8m married male.
My Reduced Benefit Amount is $1748
I plan on continuing to work @$38,000 annual.
Can I receive any monthly benefits? The SSA office here (LONGVIEW TX)
Say NO. The online (SSA Publication No. 05-10003) makes it appear that I could get approximately $790 per month. Where did I mess up with my calculation?

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You did not mess up with your calculation! You can continue to work and your benefit would be about $794 per month. The office is incorrect.

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What you do is apply for benefits, then let them know how much you are making. Your benefit will be reduced accordingly

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I would call the 1-800 number to apply


I think SSA is trying to reduce the number of people applying.

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