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My wife turns 65 this month. I am 65 now and turn 66 in
Second opinion] My wife turns 65 this month. I am 65 now and turn 66 in November. Can I file and collect 1/2 of her FRA and let my account continue to grow ? … read more
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emc011075
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If my wife files for her own retirement benefits before
Hello. If my wife files for her own retirement benefits before reaching FRA, will she be penalized later when she switches to her spousal benefits when I file for my retirement benefits after reaching… read more
emc011075
emc011075
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Bachelor's Degree
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My husband had is retirement benefit since June 2017 at 64
my husband had is retirement benefit since June 2017 at 64 years old ,he was sick and passed December 31 2017 ,they ask me to take my own retirement also I was 621/2 I did we needed but I didn't know … read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,512 satisfied customers
I am a widow since 2008. (we were married 26 years). I have
I am a widow since 2008. (we were married 26 years). I have been working and plan on using my husband's social security benefits when 66. … read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,512 satisfied customers
I am 62 years old, have retired and am receiving SS. I am
I am 62 years old, have retired and am receiving SS. I am about to get a divorce and it will be very difficult for me to make it on my SS. I was married to my x-husband for 17 years. My x-husband died… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,394 satisfied customers
Although I am still working I am trying to determine if I
Although I am still working I am trying to determine if I should start my SS retirement at 66. I have re-married and my ex-wife (>10 years) also remarried. I was informed that my ex-wife's husband … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,394 satisfied customers
My spouse will be 66 in May. She retired at age 62 and is
My spouse will be 66 in May. She retired at age 62 and is currently receiving a SS benefit based on her work. I will be 64 in July and still work with no intention to retire. Question; can my wife rec… read more
keeperumiami
keeperumiami
Sr Financial & Tax Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
12,108 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
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,394 satisfied customers
Can I take my deceased husbands social security now and wait
Can I take my deceased husbands social security now and wait til my ss matures to age 70 and then go back to taking mine. I am 64 and retired If I have a pension from MA teachers association what perc… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,394 satisfied customers
Dear *****topher ., You were helping me in Feb. My mother
Dear *****topher B., You were helping me in Feb. My mother became very ill and I'm just now getting back to it. I have several questions. The first one is, if my husband takes his retirement a year ea… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
10,768 satisfied customers
I am 64 years old. Married over ten years, divorced in 2010,
I am 64 years old. Married over ten years, divorced in 2010, and unmarried. Started taking my retirement at age 62. My ex husband is 66 yrs. old, still working and doesn't plan on taking his retiremen… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
I am a 62 year old widow and wish to file a restricted application
I am a 62 year old widow and wish to file a restricted application when I am 66, collect my widow's social security for age 66 to 69, then collect under my own social security at age 70. I turned 62 o… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
My husband passed away at age 58. I worked until age 62. I
My husband passed away at age 58. I worked until age 62. I waited until I was 70 to collect SS, at which time I took my husbands benefits as it was larger than my own. Is there anyway i can maximize m… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
My wife is 66 and retired; i am 60 and the higher earner, still
My wife is 66 and retired; i am 60 and the higher earner, still working. She started receiving SS benefits on her own record at age 64. When I reach my FRA can i file and suspend, and get spousal bene… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
CPA or Social Security experts -- Woman client receiving her
CPA or Social Security experts -- Woman client receiving her deceased husband's widow / survivor benefits - knew the rules well enough to wait until after age 60 to remarry so her benefits wouldn't be… read more
ShawnA
ShawnA
CEO
Bachelor's Degree
4,726 satisfied customers
I was married before for 9 months, and husband died. I am
I was married before for 9 months, and husband died. I am for many years remarried, but getting a divorce. Can I collect my own SS benefits now (age 64) and when the divorce is final, collect as a wid… read more
dylatess
dylatess
ATTORNEY
JD
3,467 satisfied customers
I am a widow who was married for 39 years. I understand that
I am a widow who was married for 39 years. I understand that i can choose to claim my husband's ss benefits when I am age 66 since they are higher than my own. How would these benefits be affected if … read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
25,002 satisfied customers
Received widows pension,then became disabled at age 64. Applied
Received widows pension,then became disabled at age 64. Applied for disability and received benifits but SS transferred the disability benefit to my record. Question: Am I eligable for all of the husb… read more
dylatess
dylatess
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