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My spouse is 64 he is a retired fireman, he falls under the
My spouse is 64 he is a retired fireman, he falls under the government windfall. If he goes back to work paying into social security would he still be penalized with the windfall? And could he draw fr… read more
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I am 79 years old, been receiving SS for about 10 yrs. My
I am 79 years old, been receiving SS for about 10 yrs. My payment was reduced from start because of a small pension from UK. the UK amount has reduced by about 20% Cannot seem to get a direction from … read more
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Is there a "Windfall-Law" with Germany/ I am receiving SS
I am receiving SS since 2002. Now I am applying in Germany also. What can I expect? … read more
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I am retired I'm 57 i have a cal Pers industrial disability
i am retired I'm 57 i have a cal Pers industrial disability I would like to know if i quietly for social security … read more
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My ss is 1/3 short of collecting. My husband died but I was
My ss is 1/3 short of collecting. My husband died but I was told because I retired from the VA ,I could not collect his SS because that would be double dipping ...Can you verify? … read more
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I am a retired school teacher from Ohio receiving STRS
I am a retired school teacher from Ohio receiving STRS benefits. However, I also worked for a federally sponsored program, The Recruitment & Training Program in Youngstown, Ohio for five years. Am I e… read more
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I worked for 24 yrs in the US and am now applying for Social
I worked for 24 yrs in the US and am now applying for Social Security at age 67. I am an Australian citizen. I worked for 8 years in the U.K. And 8 years in Australia. I do not receive or believe that… read more
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Not sure yet.... have double citizenship... not sure if the
not sure yet.... have double citizenship... not sure if the windfall elimination provision would apply to my us retirement since i get a french retirement as well... right now i am looking for experts… read more
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65yo male considering retirement fro the fire dept.Have enough
65yo male considering retirement fro the fire dept.Have enough credits to qualify for 1205 dollars a month in 2017 August. Does the windfall elimination provision apply here. I will continue to work t… read more
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I receive a CALPERS pension from the State of California
I receive a CALPERS pension from the State of California for my county retirement. Social Security taxes were deducted from my wages all the years I was employed by the County of Riverside. I am recei… 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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In 1996, at age 46, I moved from Canada and became a permanent resident of the USA. Now I'm about to retire and in January when I turn 65 I'm eligible to receive Social Security retirement benefits al… read more
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I receive a pension from the UK for work I did before I moved and became a resident and then a citizen of the United States. Why is that pension deducted from my social security when I have worked ove… read more
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Background • From September 1 1970 to August 1 1979 I lived and worked in the UK and paid into the UK “National Insurance Scheme” which was then the equivalent of the US Social Security system. • From… read more
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I retired Civil Service in 2008. I also have all my quarters
I retired Civil Service in 2008. I also have all my quarters to recieve SS. How will this affect my Civil Service annuity. I am now 60 years old. I am married my husband will be 66 and doesnt get SS b… read more
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My UK pension is based on my voluntary contributions to the
My UK pension is based on my voluntary contributions to the UK scheme. I understand that this will not affect the ammount of my US benefit. Can you please tell me if this s correct?? Thankyou, John E … read more
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My wife is 63 years old and is drawing a government old age
Social Security Question, effect of WEP or GPO on my wife's Social Security benefit. My wife is 63 years old and is drawing a government old age pension from the UK of $104.00/month and US social secu… read more
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