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I retired in 2017 and was assigned a high medicare payment.
I retired in 2017 and was assigned a high medicare payment. I had retention and severance payments that inflated my income. Currently I receive a pension, misc income and social security. How can I ge… read more
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I hope to retire next year and have some questions. Specifically regarding medicare premiums for higher income earners. I understand that my first premiums are based on my most recent tax return (2018… read more
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I am being peanalized an addtiona $134 per month for my
I am being peanalized an addtiona $134 per month for my medicare coverage. This is due to the fact that they are basing their calculations on my 2016 income. I have since retired and the only money I … read more
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Does the run out of a one year severance package qualify as
Does the run out of a one year severance package qualify as a life changing event? I retired in 2015 and received severance pay in 2016. My 2017 joint income is well below the IRMAA threshold. I reque… read more
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I am a 72 year old widower - I had been getting survivors SS
I am a 72 year old widower - I had been getting survivors SS benefits under my spouses record after she died in 2012 at age 68. When I filed for my own SS benefits at age 70 I lost her survivors benef… read more
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I would like to appeal the IRMMA AMOUNT. I officially
I would like to appeal the IRMMA AMOUNT. I officially stopped working in 2017 and will have no earned income in 2018. My total income will be Social Security and interest on my investments. I have no … read more
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I am told that I need to fill out SSA -44 to reduce my
I am told that I need to fill out SSA -44 to reduce my Medicare payment. I was divorced last year and Ma making 84000 per year instead of what ever is stated onmy account. Lsart year I did file single… read more
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If I overestimate our income and pay a higher IRMAA, will I
If I overestimate our income and pay a higher IRMAA, will I get that back at a later date. Conversely, if I underestimate our income, is there a penalty in addition to the make up for the underpayment… read more
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I stopped working in 09/17 and I'm receiving Part benefits
I stopped working in 09/17 and I'm receiving Part B benefits as of 11/01/17. … read more
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My husband is an attorney and we file together as a married
My husband is an attorney and we file together as a married couple. He is 71 and I am 70. In 2014 he settled a case for $900K. Our social security benefits were cut almost in half based on increased M… read more
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Medicare determines my annual premium based on my adjusted
Medicare determines my annual premium based on my adjusted gross income. I have heard that when calculating the Adjusted gross income severance pay received when your job is eliminated should not be i… read more
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My husband was getting 1700.00 dollars a month. This month
My husband was getting 1700.00 dollars a month. This month it changed to 1445.00, and we don't know why. His social security number is *********. Thank you.… read more
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I got a sheet saying that my social security payment would
I got a sheet saying that my social security payment would be reduced because I made over $100,000. This was based on my 2013 Fed. tax return. Apparently when the letter was drafted, my 2014 tax form … read more
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Up until January 2016 my annual SS check was $2,138, in
Up until January 2016 my annual SS check was $2,138, in January 2016 my SS Check was $1,873.20, a reduction of $264.80. Why was there a reduction of my benwefits?… read more
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I am shocked that I have to pay $404 more a month for my Medicare
I am shocked that I have to pay $404 more a month for my Medicare per a letter from Social Security since I sold some land in 2011 to avoid bankruptcy due to the slow economy. Is there no way to avoid… read more
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I retired from my job this year, but based on my 2011 tax return,
I retired from my job this year, but based on my 2011 tax return, was told I would have extra money deducted for my Part B Premium. I went to the office and filled out Form SSA-44 explaining my life-c… read more
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I received my premium payment due. And the charges are based
I received my premium payment due. And the charges are based on my income from last year which were greater then $200K. I have recently been layed off my last day of work will be March 15th 2013. I wo… read more
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I just received a letter from SSA telling me that my 2012 Medicare
I just received a letter from SSA telling me that my 2012 Medicare deduction would be based on my 2010 tax return adjusted income of $211,936. Later, in the same letter, in a section "if your income h… read more
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