Social Security

Ask social security questions and get answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Social Security Questions
My social security benefits are reduced by an IRMAA based on
My social security benefits are reduced by an IRMAA based on my 2016 income tax return. Am I taxed based on my gross "monthly benefit amount" or on the net amount after the IRMAA? Same question with r… read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,448 satisfied customers
In Nov 2015 my husband passed away. So in 2016 I found out
In Nov 2015 my husband passed away. So in 2016 I found out what the pay off was on my home and I took the 401 K and paid it off there was no way I could pay the house and others bills. They counted th… read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,448 satisfied customers
I received a 1099 for 2017 from Social Security and the
I received a 1099 for 2017 from Social Security and the benefit amount was 6 months of disability as my wife was sick with cancer from October 2015 until her death in October 2016. Box 3 says the year… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,378 satisfied customers
I just received my irmaa statement and the adjustment went
I just received my irmaa statement and the adjustment went up because of my 2016 taxes. The taxes went up because of the sale of a beach cottage purchaed in 1980. This was a one time increase and I've… read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,448 satisfied customers
My 73 old single mother, receives $2,600 a month from social
My 73 old single mother, receives $2,600 a month from social security. She would like to get a small job.- How much can she make before being taxes? in 2016 and 2017? - Also, she will be taking a dedu… read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
15,052 satisfied customers
I am 65 tomorrow. do i ned to sign up for so security and
I am 65 tomorrow. do i ned to sign up for so security and when do i have to do it. i am not retiring yet … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,378 satisfied customers
I am 63 years old and receive social security benefits. I am
I am 63 years old and receive social security benefits. I am also a Parent Provider who receives payment for medicaid personal care hours for our special needs adult daughter who lives with us. These … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,378 satisfied customers
In 2016 my Medicare amount withheld was based on my 2015
In 2016 my Medicare amount withheld was doubled based on my 2015 earnings. I retired in June 2015 and my income for 2016 was drastically reduced also due to an investment that "went south". My income … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,378 satisfied customers
I retired on April 30, 2016. My adjusted gross income for
I retired on April 30, 2016. My adjusted gross income for 2016 was $250,820 because I took $120,168 additional IRA distribution above my MRD. … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,378 satisfied customers
I need to know how much I made in 2016 as well as what my
I need to know how much I made in 2016 as well as what my wife made in 2016 from SS. What the total of tax withheld was on my SS. My wife did not withhold taxes on hers. … read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
15,052 satisfied customers
Several months ago I called a social security office near me
Several months ago I called a social security office near me and asked to have my monthly allotment reduced for tax purposes. Since then I was informed that SS is not taxable. Is this true? If so, how… read more
keeperumiami
keeperumiami
Sr Financial & Tax Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
12,096 satisfied customers
My employer listed my Social Security Wages incorrectly on
My employer listed my Social Security Wages incorrectly on my 2015 W2 statement. On line 1 of the W2, the entered the adjusted amount that they also listed on Line 3 of the W2. The difference is about… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,378 satisfied customers
I'm 57 years old in May 2016, and has 12 credits Social
I'm 57 years old in May 2016, and has 12 credits Social Security. I would like to go back to work to add more credits to 40 to qualify for Medicare. I understand that I can add by working $1,260 of ea… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
8,378 satisfied customers
What are my social security account earnings based on? What
What are my social security account earnings based on? What I have seen on the Social Security site is that it is based on Gross wages. What I am wondering, is this gross after pretax deductions, say … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
If an overpayment is received due to income exceeding the
If an overpayment is received due to income exceeding the limits prior to full retirement age, will this overpayment that was deducted by SSA be paid back after full retirement age is reached?… read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,448 satisfied customers
My name is ***** *****, age 75 and my wife is Esther age 71.
My name is ***** *****, age 75 and my wife is Esther age 71. In Oct of 2014 we sold our home and a piece of property for $700,000.00 and after all deductions we had a M.A.G.I of $342,000. This Nov 201… read more
Mark D
Mark D
Master's Degree
1,126 satisfied customers
We retired 10 years ago and took SS benefits and take
We retired 10 years ago and took SS benefits and take retirement income from our SEP-IRA. We pay estimated taxes quarterly. In March 2015, I decided to go back to work in same field and put in 12 hour… read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,448 satisfied customers
If I stop paying tax on my benefits and also collect a
If I stop paying tax on my benefits and also collect a pension and stop those taxes, my accountant told me that I will not need to file for 2016. Is that right?… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I really was impressed with the prompt response. Your expert was not only a tax expert, but a people expert!!! Her genuine and caring attitude came across in her response...

T.G.WMatteson, IL

I WON!!! I just wanted you to know that your original answer gave me the courage and confidence to go into yesterday's audit ready to fight.

BonnieChesnee, SC

Great service. Answered my complex tax question in detail and provided a lot of additional useful information for my specific situation.

JohnMinneapolis, MN

Excellent information, very quick reply. The experts really take the time to address your questions, it is well worth the fee, for the peace of mind they can provide you with.

OrvilleHesperia, California

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

dylatess

dylatess

ATTORNEY

3,467 satisfied customers

37 plus years of SSD practice

Megan C

Megan C

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

4,582 satisfied customers

Licensed CPA, CMA, CFE, CGMA M.Accy Also Teach Accounting courses at Master's Level

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

3,071 satisfied customers

I have 30 years of legal and litigation experience, including representing clients before the U.S. Social Security Administration.

R. Klein, EA

R. Klein, EA

Accountant

334 satisfied customers

Tax & Social Security Benefits specialist

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

233 satisfied customers

Licensed in multiple jurisdictions, experienced business attorney.

AttorneyTom

AttorneyTom

Attorney

16 satisfied customers

Attorney

Stephanie O Joy, Esq

Stephanie O Joy, Esq

Soc. Sec. Attorney

3,283 satisfied customers

22+ years legal exp. - 12+ years owning/operating her own SSD Law practice.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x