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I just turned 63 and I'm working and plan to keep working
I just turned 63 and I'm working and plan to keep working till I'm 67 or so. A Friend informed me that today ( or tomorrow?) is the deadline for filing and suspending Social Security (freezing payment… read more
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PhillipsEsq.
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I will be 68 in June and my wife turned 65 in February. I intend
i will be 68 in June and my wife turned 65 in February. I intend to wait for my benefits until age 70. My wife will make more with a spousal benefit than by her own benefits. Until the new law which b… read more
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I am 70 yrs old and have social security benefits cut 1/3 by
I am 70 yrs old and have social security benefits cut 1/3 by windfall elimination act due to a state retirement. Also, I want to file for benefits. What are the benefits we must file for before April … read more
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eacfp
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I am 65 years old DOB 4/5/1951. My wife is 66 years old, DOB
I am 65 years old DOB 4/5/1951. My wife is 66 years old, DOB 6/17/49. She began collecting social security benefits 1/2016. I would like to start collecting spousal benefits, so I can wait until I'm 7… read more
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I understand that at the end of this month (April) Social Security
I understand that at the end of this month (April) Social Security will will cut our monthly payment unless we are able to show them we need the monthly payments we are getting now. I also understand … read more
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PhillipsEsq.
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JD
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I am 67 and have been on social security since I was 62 and
I am 67 and have been on social security since I was 62 and I still work full time, my wife also works and is drawing her ss since she was 62 ,she is now 66. With the changes coming on May 1st am I mi… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
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I am wondering about file and suspend. Under the new law do
I am wondering about file and suspend. Under the new law do I qualify? I won't be 66 until August, 2016. My husband was a higher wage earner but he is 68 ,turning 69 in August and is already retired a… read more
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PhillipsEsq.
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JD
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I turned 64 in Feb 2016. My wife will turn 63 in Dec 2016. I
I turned 64 in Feb 2016. My wife will turn 63 in Dec 2016. I plan on working for as long as I can. Does it make sense for me to apply for the file and suspend strategy? If yes, how does one go about d… read more
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LawTalk
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I am 66 and have not filed security benefits yet. Hoping to
I am 66 and have not filed for social security benefits yet. Hoping to wait until I am 70. My husband (who has been the higher wage earner and is still working will not turn 66 until November 2016. I … read more
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LawTalk
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If my spouse and I are both presently 62, both turning 63 in
If my spouse and I are both presently 62, both turning 63 in the fall of 2016, would the Final Suspend Maneuver as a Retirement Strategy work for us. We have heard that one of us must be 66 for this p… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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Juris Doctor
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There is lots of news about "file and suspend" and spousal
There is lots of news about "file and suspend" and spousal benefits (apparently changing April 30, 2016). My wife is almost 67 (March 1949) and I am 64 (September 1951). We both have worked for more t… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
31,886 satisfied customers
I am currently under the restricted type filing wherein my
I am currently under the restricted type filing wherein my husband has spousal benefits and he suspended his benefits to age 70. I returned to work and was misinformed by ss that my working would not … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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Juris Doctor
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I will be 66 in Sept. 2016. Can I still file and suspend and
I will be 66 in Sept. 2016. Can I still file and suspend and have my husband (67) receive spousal benefits… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
10,740 satisfied customers
I will turn 66 in 2017, which will be my full retirement
I will turn 66 in 2017, which will be my full retirement age. A gentleman told me this morning that my wife could receive 1/2 of the husband's monthly SS income if we applied for it this year (2016) b… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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Juris Doctor
10,740 satisfied customers
In light of the recent change affecting spousal benefits, I
In light of the recent change affecting spousal benefits, I want to confirm that we fall within the exception. I am 67 and have filed and suspended with the intent of delaying retirement until 70. My … read more
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LawTalk
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I am 66 years old- will be 67 in January. I am working full
I am 66 years old- will be 67 in January. I am working full time and plan on waiting to draw social security until I am 70. My benefit will be larger than my husband's. My husband is 61 and will be 62… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
With regards to the new budget law (Oct. '15). I understand
With regards ***** ***** new budget law (Oct. '15). I understand the File and Suspend will be discontinued, but we may be able to use Restricted application when we turn 66 (currently my husband and I… read more
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lev-tax
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
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I read in the Wall Street Monday, Nov 2 an article on Social
I read in the Wall Street Monday, Nov 2 an article on Social Security and I quote a paragraph: " Also, if you turn 62 this year or are older, you will still be able to file a restricted application fo… read more
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