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I recently started receiving Social Security benefits . I am 62. I am also currently working as well , part time. I plan on leaving my part time job in a few weeks. It looks like I will probably go ov… read more
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My wife is retiring in October. Her income to date is approximately $60,000. She will be 65 September 30. I am not retiring for several years and my income is approximately $370,000. We recognize that… read more
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My husband has a new job as of July 2016. At his previous employment he met the maximum to be deducted from his pay for both SS and SDI. His new paycheck with his new employer has SS and SDI being tak… read more
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A former employee of mine (I am now retired) says that her current employer is taking SS and Medicare out of her paycheck, but when she gets a report from a report from IRS, it states that there is Ze… read more
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On a W-2 the amount in box 1 is $34,166.79, the amount in
On a W-2 the amount in box 1 is $34,166.79, the amount in box 3 (SS Wages) is $3,667.64 and the amount in box 4 (SS Tax withheld) is 2,118.34. Is this correct? Shouldn't box 4 be 6.2% of box 3? It is … read more
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I was on OPT until Oct 2012 and was on H1B from Oct 2012. My
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I get a monthly SSI check. They take out Medicare and I have
I get a monthly SSI check. They take out Medicare and I have a small partime job and pay roll takes out takes out FICA. Is the right?… read more
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I WENT ON SS ABOUT 7 YRS AGO,WHEN THEY GAVE ME MY YEARS OF
I WENT ON SS ABOUT 7 YRS AGO,WHEN THEY GAVE ME MY YEARS OF CREDIT,THERE WAS 4 YEARS IT SAID I MADE NOTHING,THEY WERE MY 4 HIGHEST YEARS,THEY SAID THEY COULD,NT FIND THEM.THAT TIME PERIOD I WORKED FOR … read more
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I've been paying onto social security for the last few years and did not increase my monthly check when I asked social security people about it they said I was maxed out and I should request aform fro… read more
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I retired at age 59 In January of 2013. In April of 2014 I exercised NQ stock options from my employer, that I had receiv d several years ago. In November of 2014 I began receiving surviving spouse SS… read more
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If I start working for a new company in 2014, and I can show that I have already paid the max in SS FICA witholdings ($7,254), is that new company required to still withhold social security taxes from… read more
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Pulblic (Law Enforcement) Employee opts out of Social Security due to special provision, is that employee entitled to the Employer paid portion of FCIA also, or just the portion the employee paid in? … read more
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You are an employer resonsible for withholding soc sec from
You are an employer resonsible for withholding soc sec from your employee, but you dont. Are you now legally responsible to pay both portions of the soc sec? If so, where can I find this in writing? X… read more
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Im 62 and scheduled to receive my first ss check next week.
I'm 62 and scheduled to receive my first ss check next week. I just found out a past employer has a "pension payout" for me. If I take the payout (~ $10,000) as a distribution will my ss checks drop i… read more
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