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Why can't we claim SS benefits lower?? I completed the worksheet and according to my results we only need to claim $3198??

 
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Why can't we claim SS benefits lower?? I completed the worksheet and according to my results we only need to claim $3198??

You have to enter the information from your SSA1099 exactly as it appears.  Let the software do the calculations for you.

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**

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Why can't we claim SS benefits lower?? I completed the worksheet and according to my results we only need to claim $3198??

You have to enter the information from your SSA1099 exactly as it appears.  Let the software do the calculations for you.

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**
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