Social Security

Ask social security questions and get answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Social Security Questions
My wife was a public school teacher in Missouri from
My wife was a public school teacher in Missouri from approximately Sep 1976 (or 1977) ‘til June 1986. We cashed in her pension shortly thereafter. Her prior and subsequent social security wages have b… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
27,826 satisfied customers
Retired in louisiana public school system. No ss was paid.
retired in louisiana public school system. No ss was paid. worked in Mississippi 23 years and paid ss. will going back to work part time and paying ss benefit me in years to come. I am 69 years old … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
3,294 satisfied customers
My husbnd passed 12-16-17. He was receiving his SS. I AM
my husbnd passed 12-16-17. He was receiving his SS … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
27,826 satisfied customers
I am a retired civil servant and was denied my husbands ss
I am a retired civil servant and was denied my husbands ss (his only retirement income) because of civil service retirement. Is there any chance I can appeal this? … read more
Robin D.
Robin D.
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
16,187 satisfied customers
My friend who is 90 was married to a man who retired from
My friend who is 90 was married to a man who retired from the federal government around 1976, when he passed away in 1997 his wife received an annuity he took out paid for with lower retirement paymen… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
3,294 satisfied customers
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
Lane
Lane
JD, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
13,621 satisfied customers
I have been retired for ten years. I have a teachers pension
I have been retired for ten years. I have a teachers pension and a social security pension. My wife who is also retired and receiving a 12,000 dollar a year pension from Worcester county retirement, M… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
13,621 satisfied customers
My husband will soon be 63 and qualifies for his own ss
My husband will soon be 63 and qualifies for his own ss benefit. I'm only 59 and will have a government pension. Will his SS benefit be reduced? … read more
Lane
Lane
JD, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
13,621 satisfied customers
A co worker of mine explained how my social security
a co worker of mine explained how my social security benefits will be reduced because I have a government pension. all I see in the ss system is the WEP. which does not aply since I have paid social s… read more
Anne
Anne
Master Tax Preparer
2,361 satisfied customers
When I retired from the federal gov't under csr, I was told
when I retired from the federal gov't under csr, I was told by opm (4times)that my ss would not be reduced by the offset rule because my ss was from my late husband . They told me several times that t… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,700 satisfied customers
My spouse and I are both receiving our own full SS benefits.
My spouse and I are both receiving our own full SS benefits. We both were at FRA when we received our initial benefits. I also receive a Calpers Industrial Disability Pension guanteed for life. When w… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,700 satisfied customers
Why is it that I personally worked and paid into a civil
Why is it that I personally worked and paid into a civil service benefit program and now retired with 30 years of service. I also after retiring worked a private job earned benefits and signed up and … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
If I take all my calstrs school pension all at once and put
If I take all my calstrs school pension all at once and put it in a ira will social security penalize me and apply the gpo offset windfall,that is, will they still reduce my social security benefits… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
27,826 satisfied customers
Spousal benefits. Both my wife and I have retired and receive
Spousal benefits. Both my wife and I have retired and receive benefits. Hers is minimal because she worked as a teacher for most of her career and was not participating in SS. I understand that she is… read more
ShawnA
ShawnA
CEO
Bachelor's Degree
2,450 satisfied customers
I have a question about the Windfall Elimination Provision
I have a question about the Windfall Elimination Provision and Government Pension Offset. I currently receive a widow's/survivor's pension from Sweden, as my husband was a Swedish Citizen and worked i… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
Wife is 62 and a school teacher. Before her teaching career,
Wife is 62 and a school teacher. Before her teaching career, she had enough quarters to qualify for SS. Husband is 65 and was a school teacher for years. He does not have enough quarters to qualify fo… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
I am a government retiree and have signed up for my husband
I am a government retiree and have signed up for my husband to get an annuity when I die. My husband will be 62 in a couple of years and we are going to apply for his social security. My quesion is, w… read more
JerrySJD
JerrySJD
Attorney-at-Law
Doctoral Degree
14 satisfied customers
I am currently collecting a pension which pays me $1879.60
I am currently collecting a pension which pays me $1879.60 per month. I am preparing to collect Social Security at 62. Does my pension affect my Social Security payment?… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 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