Must I pay Social Security taxes on my earnings after full retirement age?
Everyone working in covered employment or self-employment regardless of age or eligibility for benefits must pay Social Security taxes. However, there are narrow exceptions to paying Social Security taxes that apply at any age, such as an individual who qualifies for a religious exemption.
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- Topic #: 34011-3840
- Date Created: 04/09/2014
- Last Modified Since: 09/13/2017
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