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    Tax Planning Will Help You See Green In Retirement

    Social Security has been a cornerstone of financial security for over 80 years. As you might already know, a lifetime of measured discipline can ensure a comfortable retirement. Social Security can help you plan, save, and see plenty of green in your golden years. Social Security is part of the retirement plan of almost every …

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    Get Replacement Social Security Tax Forms Online

    Tax time is fast approaching. Preparing your documents can seem overwhelming. Some forms and paperwork might be difficult to track down. Social Security has made it easy to track down your annual Benefit Statement. An SSA-1099, or your annual Benefit Statement, is a tax form Social Security mails each year in January to people who …

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    Social Security Is Always Evolving

    Social Security is always evolving to meet the needs of the American public. We’re optimistic about the future and the limitless possibilities for progress. Much of the progress we’ve made together, as a nation, is through the shared responsibility of paying Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) tax. This federal payroll tax funds Social Security— programs …

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    Between Festivities, Visit My Social Security

    The holiday season is here, bringing with it family gatherings and familiar traditions. As you bustle about from place to place, sharing turkey dinners and visiting with loved ones, there’s one errand you can avoid — a visit to the Social Security office. Why take time out of your busy holiday schedule to visit an …

  • Monica Ochoa writes Social Security Today column in 50 Plus Marketplace News for northern Colorado seniors

    myRA & my Social Security Help Secure Your Retirement

    Achieving Ÿfinancial security is an important part of enjoying a satisfying retirement. Social Security has many tools to help you plan for your future. A great Ÿfirst step is to visit www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount. With a my Social Security account, you get immediate access to your personal Social Security Statement, your earnings record, and an estimate of …

  • Monica Ochoa writes Social Security Today column in 50 Plus Marketplace News for northern Colorado seniors

    Ex-Spouse Benefits, Taxes, And You

    By Monica Ochoa Mid-April features both Ex-Spouse Day and tax day. These two observances are extra important if you are an ex-spouse, because Social Security pays benefits to eligible former spouses. And, you may need to claim this income on your tax forms. If you are age 62, unmarried, and divorced from someone entitled to …

  • Monica Ochoa writes Social Security Today column in 50 Plus Marketplace News for northern Colorado seniors

    Filing Taxes Just Got (A Little Bit) Easier

    By Monica Ochoa Now that it’s March, your annual tax filing deadline is fast approaching. If you receive Social Security benefits, one of the documents you need to file your federal income tax return is your Social Security Benefit Statement (Form SSA-1099/1042S). Your Social Security benefits may be taxable. This includes monthly retirement, survivor, and …

  • Monica Ochoa writes Social Security Today column in 50 Plus Marketplace News for northern Colorado seniors

    When are Social Security retirement benefits paid?

    If you plan to retire soon, you are probably wondering when you will receive the monthly retirement benefits. Social Security benefits are paid each month. Generally, new retirees receive their benefits on either the second, third, or fourth Wednesday of each month, depending on the day in the month the retiree was born. If you …

  • Monica Ochoa writes Social Security Today column in 50 Plus Marketplace News for northern Colorado seniors

    The Twelve Sites Of Social Security

    Familiar carols are a part of the season. This song is so popular that holiday revelers clamored for it again. It’s “The Twelve Sites of Social Security,” inspired by the popular traditional holiday song, “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” – a holiday favorite since 1780. For the 1st site of Social Security, we give to …

  • Monica Ochoa writes Social Security Today column in 50 Plus Marketplace News for northern Colorado seniors

    Lost Your Medicare Card?

    by Monica Ochoa We now offer another convenient online service that you can use with your my Social Security account. If you are a beneficiary and have lost, damaged, or need to replace your Medicare card, you can now easily order a replacement Medicare card using your online my Social Security account. Even if you …

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