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by lbrowning
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Question on tax planning
Replies: 3
Views: 492

Question on tax planning

Our income has fluctuated over the past 3 years, making it harder to plan for tax withholding. By my rough calculation, my wife's and my pension plans are not withholding nearly enough to cover this year. Since we are well into the year, would it be better to pay estimated taxes than try to make it ...
by lbrowning
Sun Jun 18, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: When should wife take SS?
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

Re: When should wife take SS?

If she does claim SS at age 62, can I just wait a year and file a restricted application for my spousal benefits when I reach FRA at 66?
by lbrowning
Sat Jun 17, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: When should wife take SS?
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

When should wife take SS?

I've used several SS calculators and have a question. I will turn 65 this year and my wife will be 62.We are considering having her claim SS when she turns 62. However, the various calculators suggest having her wait until 63. The difference is only about $100/mo. Does the fact that I will be FRA wh...