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I'm 73 year old retired and collecting social security,my wife

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I'm 73 year old retired and collecting social security,my wife is 71 and also collecting social security and working part time making about $300 per month. does she still have to pay into
social security.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  lev-tax replied 1 year ago.
Hi and welcome to our site!The short answer is yes.That is regardless of age and regardless if the person started to collect social security benefits.
Expert:  lev-tax replied 1 year ago.
As long as the person receive earned income - such as wages or self-employment income - that income is subject to social security and Medicare taxes.Again - there is NO age limit for social security tax liability.Sorry if you expected differently...I appreciate if you take a moment to rate the answer.Experts are ONLY credited when answers are rated positively.If you still have any doubts, need clarification - please be sure to ask.I am here to help you with all tax related issues.