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Social Security Benefits are NOT classified as pension for income tax purposes.These items are taxed differently and reported separately on your tax return form 1040
- Social Security Benefits are reported on lined 20a and 20b - and depending on your other income may be not taxable or partially taxable
- pension is reported n lines 16a and 16b and generally fully taxable while your original after tax contribution (if any) is distributed tax free.
If additional - pension that your spouse receives from your account is reducing your pension, but social security benefits that your ex-spouse receives base don your earning record doesn't affect your benefits.
So while your position and reasoning are clear - it is very unlikely your ex-spouse would agree - and if you or she will take the issue to the court you still have some chances to prevail but there is no guarantee.
Sorry if you expected differently.
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