Earnings and Pensions

How do I know if a pension is covered or non-covered?
The pension is covered if the income it's based on is covered. That is, if Social Security Administration (SSA) tax was paid on the income the pension ...
Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 at 10:31 AM
Should my military pension be entered as a non-covered pension?
Here's what Social Security says: Earnings for active duty military service or active duty training have been covered under Social Security since 195...
Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 at 10:32 AM
Why does my pension amount decrease every year when it should be inflation adjusted?
If your pension does not keep up with inflation, its real value (its value in today's dollars) will decline through time. This loss to inflation will s...
Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 at 10:32 AM
What if I don't have access to my deceased or divorced spouse's past covered earnings?
Social Security will tell you what they estimate your gross monthly widow(er)'s benefit or divorced spousal benefit will be at your full retirement age...
Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 at 10:32 AM