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Offset with 22 years total federal service, 10 years ending
I am CSRS offset with 22 years total federal service, 10 years ending 12/1987 and 12 years starting 2002 until June 3, 2019. I have 48 years of substantial earnings under social security. I was told I… read more
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Robert Wallace 140-40--0307 When I applied for my benefits upon reaching 63 I was told because of my NASA employment my benefits would be reduced by 1/3 for 5 years. This was 10 years ago and I have n… read more
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On march 6, 2019 I claimed SS, i turned 65 August 2, 2018. I
On march 6, 2019 I claimed SS, i turned 65 August 2, 2018. I was initially quoted a monthly SS of $779, however they pay roughly 1/2 that. In addition to SS, i've been receiving ~$6000 a month via Cal… read more
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AT what age does it not matter how much you make working and
AT what age does it not matter how much you make working and SS doesn't take so much away … read more
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I have a question regarding the Windfall Provision. My
I have a question regarding the Windfall Provision. My husband is 76 and has been receiving social security benefits and a small pension from England which is $420.00 per month. We received a qustionn… read more
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I'm a retired Texas teacher who retired before 7/01/04 to
I'm a retired Texas teacher who retired before 7/01/04 to comply with WEP. I paid into both TRS and SS the day of my retirement. I drew TRS pension and worked part time. In 2007, I fully retired and r… read more
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I am planning to retire in June and I am divorced, we were
I am planning to retire in June and I am divorced, we were married over 10 years and I think I will be ale to do that. I would like to start collecting Social Security under my x husbands social security which would be 50% of his, he is 66. in March when I turn 66 and suspend mine until age 70. I will be collecting a Pension in June but I don't think I will be affected by WEP because I have worked 30 years under social Security. My question is will the SS I receive under my x husbands SS will it also be unaffected by the WEP? Clear as mud? … read more
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I have worked 23 Years with the Federal government and they
I have worked 23 Years with the Federal government and they are offering me an early out. with 23 years of of this employment, would I qualify for full social security at the age of 62? … read more
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I applied security a year-and-a-half ago when I turned 67. I
I applied for social security a year-and-a-half ago when I turned 67. I was a federal employee for 15 years but have been in private business now for 27 years. Local social security office convinced m… read more
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My name is ***** *****. I am 59 and almost 3 months. I
Hi, my name is ***** *****. I am 59 and almost 3 months. I retire about a year and a half or so. I worked for the U.S. Dept. of Interior (U.S. Geological Survey) for 13 years and have spent over 20 ye… read more
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I retired from active duty Air Force in 1997 after 20 years
I retired from active duty Air Force in 1997 after 20 years of service. In 1999, I became a full time, civil service, DoD FERS employee and I'm currently eligible to retire at age 62. If I elect to do… read more
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I am a 70 year old widow who retired at age 67 and began to
I am a 70 year old widow who retired at age 67 and began to collect SS. My social security monthly payment has been reduced by the WEP and the GPO. However, because I paid SS taxes on 24 years of subs… read more
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Should SS pentilize you if you draw retirement from a Civil
Should SS pentilize you if you draw retirement from a Civil Service Job. See Below $1001.00SS Montly Pmt Before Reduction $ 681.00 Civil Service Retirement 10 yr investment $ 320.00 Monthly Pmt receiv… 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 work for the federal govt and plan on retiring in June or
I work for the federal gov't and plan on retiring in June or July 2012. I'll be almost 72 yrs. I've read about the WEP, but really don't understand it. I'll have 29 yrs. of substantial earnings. I sta… read more
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I am retired under the Civil Service Retirement System. I
I am retired under the Civil Service Retirement System. I have elected the maximum (55%) survivor benefit for my wife should I pre-decease her. She will have "substantial earnings" under social securi… read more
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I am a retired under the civil service retirement system (not
I am a retired under the civil service retirement system (not FERS). I am self employed now. Do I have to pay self employment Social Security Tax? If so will I ever be able to draw?… read more
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