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gsfcomputers2002
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Self Employment Taxes

In 2021 I had 38,000 gross income, after deductions my income was -5,500.  So I didn't need to file a Schedule SE.  How, then, do I get credit for that year towards Social Security?  Is it my gross income that is reported to the SSA?

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tagteam
Level 15

Self Employment Taxes

See https://www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-10072.pdf

 

You get credit for your net earnings.

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tagteam
Level 15

Self Employment Taxes

See https://www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-10072.pdf

 

You get credit for your net earnings.

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