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If I were to die, would my wife receive my full social
If I were to die, would my wife receive my full social security benefits as a survivors benefit? She is a retired teacher and receives TRS but also receives a monthly social security amount, reduced b… read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
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I am 63. My husband passed last year and had just started
I am 63. My husband passed last year and had just started collecting social security. I am retired from CALSTRs which has strict laws regarding collecting social security. Can I collect my SS widower … read more
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Windfall elimination and survivor benefit. I am 76 and I
I am 76 and I began receiving Social Security benefits at age 66 … read more
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Lane
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My wife worked for Duke Energy. She passed away in 2002 at
My wife worked for Duke Energy. She passed away in 2002 at age 45. I was a US Postal Service employee under the Civil Service Retirement System. I had to take the early out in 2003 because we had a 4 … read more
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My wife worked for the Post Office for 31 years and draws a
My wife worked for the Post Office for 31 years and draws a pension. If I die before her will she get my full SS benefit or will it be reduced due to the windfall act. If it is reduced, how much? … read more
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Lev
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I am retired from the Veterans Admin after 33 yrs of
I am retired from the Veterans Admin after 33 yrs of service, I have a civil service gov pension. Also, I have been working for the past eight years to get the 40 quarters I need to collect SS. I fall… read more
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My facts: Retired from Superior Court with 13.5 years of ss.
My facts: Retired from Superior Court with 13.5 years of ss. Currently working for Federal govt and planning to retire at age 66 with 15 years of ss. I draw pensions from both. According to the 30 yea… read more
Lane
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I have worked federal government 34 years, am in Civil
I have worked for the federal government 34 years, am in Civil Service and am age 65. I have also worked outside the federal government for 24 creditable years and paid social security and self employ… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Good morning, My financial manager and attorney recommend
Good morning, My financial manager and attorney recommend that I draw SS on my ex-husband of 24 years. I have not remarried , am 63 y/o and do not qualify to draw my own ss until I am 66. I do not wan… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
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I am a young widow with a large family. We receive a monthly
I am a young widow with a large family. We receive a monthly family maximum social security survivor benefit split among the six children. What happens as the children one by one age out of the benefi… read more
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Megan C
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Background • From September 1 1970 to August 1 1979 I lived
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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ShawnA
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My spouse is a Retired Army NCO and receives an annuity monthly.
My spouse is a Retired Army NCO and receives an annuity monthly. He is currently employed as a Federal Govt. civilian. He will be 66 in July, 2014 and intends to file for SS at that time. I am also em… read more
Megan C
Megan C
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My wife is retired but has not begun receiving SS benefits.
My wife is retired but has not begun receiving SS benefits. She is currently 63 years old. I am 60 and still working. We are planning on having her begin collecting SS benefits when she is at full ret… read more
R. Klein, EA
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This is regarding the "Windfall Prevention Act" and how it
This is regarding the "Windfall Prevention Act" and how it affects social security payments to individuals with another public pension (in my case, State of CA/PERS). I am 64, currently a State of CA … 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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I have a Social Security question. My husband turns 66 in October and I turn 62 in December (both 2012). We are both still working and making pretty good incomes and we both are happy to continue work… read more
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I retired from my Job on April 1st of this year and will turn
I retired from my Job on April 1st of this year and will turn 64 on July 13th. I would like to start drawing my SS Benefits in September. My Taxable Income for 2011 is projected to be around $40,000. … read more
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dylatess
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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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Dimitry K., Esq.

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AttorneyTom

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

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