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Planning to work after you start receiving Social Security?

You are able to work after starting to receive social security benefits. However, if you have not reached the full retirement age when you start receiving social security, there is a limit on the amount you can earn without affecting your social security benefits.   If you are under full retirement age for the entire year, […]

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Social Security Wage Base & Earnings Limits

WAGE BASE: same in 2016 as in 2015 The maximum wage an employee will pay social security on for 2016 is $118,500.  The rate is 6.2% on up to that amount. There is no limit on the amount of wages for the 1.45% of Medicare tax withheld. If you end up paying on more that […]

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