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When did it become effective that if both members of a
When did it become effective that if both members of a couple that claim benefits on their own work history, then the lower earner may still get spousal benefits that are 50% of the higher earner? Has… read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
37,260 satisfied customers
My wife is 62 and has not worked for roughly 8 years. We
my wife is 62 and has not worked for roughly 8 years. We were waiting until she turns 65 for her to collect the higher amount, however, I was told she could collect now and when I retire (I am 3 years… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
37,260 satisfied customers
Can my wife draw benefits from my social security instead of
Can my wife draw benefits from my social security instead of mine if mine is more than twice as much as her own? … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
37,260 satisfied customers
My wife turned 62 in November. If she takes early Social
My wife turned 62 in November. If she takes early Social Security retirement, can I still file for spousal benefit without taking retirement myself ? I need to wait til 70 take my retirement.… read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
37,260 satisfied customers
If done before full retirement for both of us it causes the
if done before full retirement for both of us it causes the excess spousal benefit to come into play. please define this for me in this situation./ thank… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
19,883 satisfied customers
I am retiring in 90 days (age 64) but holding off taking SS
I am retiring in 90 days (age 64) but holding off taking SS until 66. My wife is a retired teach 2 years younger than I am. We plan on living off of her retirement and 401K income until I start taking… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
37,260 satisfied customers
I WILL BE 66 IN JANUARY 2017. MY WIFE TURNS 66 IN MARCH
I WILL BE 66 IN JANUARY 2017. MY WIFE TURNS 66 IN MARCH 2017. SHE STARTED COLLECTING SOCIAL SECURITY IN 2014. WILL SHE BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE 50% OF THE AMOUNT THAT I RECEIVE WHEN SHE TURNS 66? ASSUME… read more
TaxRobin
TaxRobin
Tax Preparer
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
28,352 satisfied customers
My wife started collecting social security at 63 based on her
My wife started collecting social security at 63 based on her own earnings. The amount came out to 700.00. I'm 62 and always paid maximum social security tax. My estimate at 66 from social security is… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
13,460 satisfied customers
Both my wife and I are turning 62 this year and we would like
Both my wife and I are turning 62 this year and we would like my wife to start collecting under her earning history and then later switch to spousal under mine. Is that possible?… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
13,460 satisfied customers
Regarding a restricted application benefits; I'm 66 in
Regarding a restricted application for SS benefits; I'm 66 in October of this year and still working (I've been the principal income source), my wife will be 62 in May (she was mostly a stay-at-home m… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
13,460 satisfied customers
My wife will be 66 this June and eligible benefits. I will
My wife will be 66 this June and eligible for full benefits. I will be 66 this December and eligible for full benefits. My wife's benefits will be small, less than half of mine. If my wife files this … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
13,460 satisfied customers
I filed at the age 62 and I'm now 68 1/2 and my wife filed
I filed for ss at the age 62 and I'm now 68 1/2 and my wife filed 2/01/15 and collected for ten payments and paid back the amount before year end,can I suspend mine and collect of my wife ss?… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
6,015 satisfied customers
I am years old and have been collecting Social Security
I am 69 years old and have been collecting Social Security since age 62 and I currently receive $1,779 per month (before Medicare and Rx deductions). My wife will be 69 years old in August 2015 and pl… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
6,015 satisfied customers
I am 77 years old, collecting full SSA retirement benefits.
I am 77 years old, collecting full SSA retirement benefits. My wife will turn 62 Aug 2015. What are her choices Re: collecting her benefits vs. part of mine? Since she is not FRA until 2019, will her … read more
ShawnA
ShawnA
CEO
Bachelor's Degree
2,450 satisfied customers
I will turn 66 in June, my wife will turn 62 this month (February).
I will turn 66 in June, my wife will turn 62 this month (February). My benefit is significantly higher than hers. I would like to start getting my FRA benefit in June. Can my wife start her early bene… read more
ShawnA
ShawnA
CEO
Bachelor's Degree
2,450 satisfied customers
I am 68, my wife is 62. My account value is high, hers is minimal,
I am 68, my wife is 62. My account value is high, hers is minimal, relatively. I wish to allow my account to maximize and not draw on mine until I am 70. Is it not allowable for my wife to start drawi… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
6,015 satisfied customers
I am 77 and my wife is 57. She has worked all of her life
I am 77 and my wife is 57. She has worked all of her life and will be eligible, I beleive, for Social Security when she is 67. When she turns 62 will she be able to claim spousal benefit and receive h… read more
R. Klein, EA
R. Klein, EA
Tax Advisor
Master's Degree
3,217 satisfied customers
I have two related questions about Soc. Sec. benefits. I am
I have two related questions about Soc. Sec. benefits. I am 70 and have been receiving SS benefits for about 20 months. My wife will become 62 in three months, and her PIA will be about 10% of mine. W… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
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