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This question is directed to someone who is an expert of Social Security related issues.I took early social security at age of 62. I am aware that I can do some work but if my income is above 17K (app… read more
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emc011075
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Benefit at age 62, can I find out how much of a benefit I am
Benefit at age 62, can I find out how much of a benefit I am entitled to from my ex-spouse -- we were married for over 10 years, and I am unmarried. … read more
LEV
LEV
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Bachelor's Degree
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How does SS figure out benefits for an individual?
I'm 65, planning start taking SS payments at 66 on advice of our accountant. However, last year was light income and this year is poor too. Should I try to take a larger check at year end this year in… read more
ABC Accounting Group
ABC Accounting Group
Bachelor's Degree
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I turned 62 last month and will get about $700/mo. if I
I turned 62 last month and will get about $700/mo. if I apply for Social Security. I'm retiring from my job December 31 and don't plan to work anywhere else. Would it be best to file for SS at 62 or w… read more
TaxRobin
TaxRobin
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
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I was under the impression when I filed last year in
Hey I was under the impression when I filed last year in September at 65 that as long as I stayed under 15,720 for the BALANCE of the year that I would be within the guidelines and the money that I ea… read more
keeperumiami
keeperumiami
Sr Financial & Tax Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
1 satisfied customers
I am 62, and I am considering to file Benefits. My monthly
Hello - I am 62, and I am considering to file for SSA Benefits. My monthly benefit is >50% of my Spouse's monthly benefit. Under currrent law, when I turn 65, can I still claim 50% of my Spouse's b… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
1 satisfied customers
I'm retiring in about september or october of this year. I
I'm retiring in about september or october of this year. I am not self-employed. I was born on december 4, 1952. Although I'm retiring this year, I will still have earnings of about $75,000. My last s… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
I turned 62 on Sept. 22, 2015. I am not collection SS at
I turned 62 on Sept. 22, 2015. I am not collection SS at this time. I plan on retiring on February 15, 2016. I will make around $7,500 this month and around another $6,000 in February ( up until the 1… read more
Dr Arthur Rubin
Dr Arthur Rubin
Doctoral Degree
24 satisfied customers
I applied second round of state disability benefits from the
I applied for a second round of state disability benefits from the SDI program but was denied because they think (incorrectly) that I wasn't under the care of a medical doctor (MD). I'm going to appea… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
20,893 satisfied customers
I read somewhere about receiving a 32% bonus at age 70 from
I read somewhere about receiving a 32% bonus at age 70 from Social Security. I am 70 and will soon turn 71. Thank you so much for your time. Kathy XXXXXXXX… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
1 satisfied customers
I am 62. My wife passed away about a year ago. I am considering
I am 62. My wife passed away about a year ago. I am considering reducing my work hours to about 30% of what I currently make to where I get her total SS benefit. I have made more than her over the yea… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
I recently turned 60 and took early retirement. When I last
I recently turned 60 and took early retirement. When I last checked on my SS benefits through www.socialsecurity.gov they estimated approx. 1894/month if I started to take benefits at 62.. My concern … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
I was planning to retire at 62 and collect my full pension
I was planning to retire at 62 and collect my full pension ($85,000 per year) and work part-time for my same employer (20 hours per week=$60,000 per year) and NOT take social security benefits until I… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
If I keep working till Im 62 apparently my monthly benefit
If I keep working till I'm 62 apparently my monthly benefit (retiring then) would be about $1635 per month according to the charts. I realize I can't draw sooner than 62 yr 1mo, but can anyone tell me… read more
R. Klein, EA
R. Klein, EA
Accountant
Master's Degree
334 satisfied customers
I started getting social security ($65) at age 62. I have
I started getting social security ($65) at age 62. I have been employed almost steady since that time and now receive a monthly check of $157.00. I have received cost of living however, why does my mo… read more
R. Klein, EA
R. Klein, EA
Accountant
Master's Degree
334 satisfied customers
Its 4PM here in Modesto, CA and we are in the mist of a family
It's 4PM here in Modesto, CA and we are in the mist of a family discussion as to when you should start collecting monthly social security payments. I believe you should wait till age 70. MY brother-in… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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I am 62 and wondered if I were to get laid off from my job
I am 62 and wondered if I were to get laid off from my job and collected unemployment, can I also apply for social security?… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My wife is 59 1/2 looking at SS at 62 she would Draw around
My wife is 59 1/2 looking at SS at 62 she would Draw around $400.00 Should she go back on the payroll to help this Number with me being the Employer is it worth the difference? If So how much should w… read more
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TaxTom
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