The only difference between death and taxes is that death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets. – Will Rogers It’s hard to think of any income that we can earn that the government won’t want a share of. However, taxes for social security income is a bit different. Depending upon income, 50 to 85… Read More

Is it a good idea to take early Social Security benefits, or should you wait until you reach your full retirement age or even longer? The Social Security Administration says that they calculate payments with a formula that is based upon life expectancy. If a person lives the amount of years that the chart predicts,… Read More

Working past traditional retirement age used to be uncommon. The Department of Labor Statistics estimated that about 15 percent of people over 65 still worked in 2006. Today, the number of people who wait to retire until between 66 and 74 years of age is expected to top one in four. At over the age… Read More