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How can I avoid the WEP reducing my benefits from Canada
How can I avoid the WEP reducing my benefits from Canada Pension Plan since I am a legal resident alien in California who will collect CPP at age 65 … read more
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I am 66 and just about to apply for SS, but I realized I was
Hi: I am 66 and just about to apply for SS, but I realized I was going to have issues with the WEP. I have 20 substantial earnings years when I paid SS but I also taught for a State University where t… read more
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taxmanrog
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I'm 71 years old, I was born in Canada and moved to the USA
I'm 71 years old, I was born in Canada and moved to the USA in 1999 and worked till 2012 paying SS. My wife and I became American citizens in 2011, when we applied for our SS, in 2012 they deducted fr… read more
TaxRobin
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Heard social security benefit is calculated according to the
Heard social security benefit is calculated according to the highest 35 years income in USA. The person will not work for 35 years by the time of retirement age (i.e. 67 year old). If this is the case… read more
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I am a US citizen living in Canada. I'm retired and worked
I am a US citizen living in Canada. I'm retired and worked in Iowa from 1961 until 1969. I was wondering if I qualify for SS. … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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I am a dual US/Canada citizen; reside in the US and have
I am a dual US/Canada citizen; reside in the US and have qualified for both CPP and SS (without resorting to totalization). I am applying for SS now. Will my SS benefit be reduced because of CPP payme… read more
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Lev
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I am a resident of USA but a Canadian Citizen and have been
I am a resident of USA but a Canadian Citizen and have been employed in the us and married to a us citizen for the past 14 years. I also receive a Cdn Pension which I paid into while employed in Canad… read more
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I am a Canadian that worked in Canada and obtained 40
HI, I am a Canadian that worked in Canada and obtained 40 credits as a canadian. later I moved to the US and started working and did 40 credits in the US. While in Canada I was not a US citizen nor wa… read more
TaxRobin
TaxRobin
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I am a Canadian citizen, holding a US card. I contributed to
I am a Canadian citizen, holding a US green card. I contributed to SSec for the required 40 quarters. I receive Old Age Pension & Canada Pension from Canada. The amount is subtracted from what I would… read more
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I was born in the UK as a UK citizen in 1949 and lived and
I was born in the UK as a UK citizen in 1949 and lived and worked there until I immigrated to the USA in 1993. I am now 66, a US citizen and am entitled to Social Security, I am however receiving a st… read more
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I immigrated to Canada in 1954 from UK. I worked Bridge
I immigrated to Canada in 1954 from UK. I worked for Dominion Bridge for four years. Then to US. I am now 82 years. Can I still apply for SS benifits from Canada.… read more
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Lev
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I am currently 67.I moved from Canada about 17 years ago
I am currently 67. I moved from Canada about 17 years ago - to California. I am now a US citizen. I have worked in US for about 15 years and have been getting annual confirmation of retirement benefit… read more
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My Social Security benefit was reduced from $1,106 per month
My Social Security benefit was reduced from $1,106 per month to $673 per month effective the Feb 2014 payment. The reason stated was a pension based on work not covered by Social Security. I am a Cana… read more
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I was living in the US married to a US citizen, while still
I was living in the US married to a US citizen, while still working in Canada, paying in to Canadian CPP and nothing to US Social Security. I'm now divorced and retired but still living in the US, as … read more
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US Social Security and Canada Pension Plan planning
I have tried with some success in getting information on Social security and CPP benefits and how they affect each other if you have worked in both US and Canada. Someone who has experience in both US… read more
Lev
Lev
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I moved to USA in 2000 from Canada (where I had worked for
I moved to USA in 2000 from Canada (where I had worked for 25 years). I have contributed to both Social Security and Canada Pension. I qualify to get benefits from both the systems. I am 66 and curren… read more
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I am a US and Canadian citizen. I worked for some 23 years
I am a US and Canadian citizen. I worked for some 23 years in Canada, from 1968 until 1991. I then migrated to the US and worked for another 20 years. This year I was eligible to draw social security … read more
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While in Canada from 1981 to 1997 (a canadian citizen working
While in Canada from 1981 to 1997 (a canadian citizen working for canadian firms) i contributed to the Canada Pension Plan and now I am retired I am entitled to a monthly CPP pension. I moved the the … read more
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