SSA Online Services Update

As regular readers know, many Social Security activities can be completed online.  Social Security has available online services whether you do not expect to be receiving Social Security anytime soon, are completing an application to begin SSA benefits, or are already receiving monthly benefits. Online services are available for specific groups, including employers for W-2…
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Form SSA-1099 For Tax Year 2012

If you need to pay taxes on your Social Security benefits, a Form SSA-1099 for tax year 2012 will be needed. The SSA-1099 shows the total amount of benefits received in the previous year. Social Security mails the form to all beneficiaries by January 31. Anyone needing to replace a SSA-1099 for 2012 can now request…
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SSA-1099 For 2011 Replacement & Tax Information

Even for this time of year, I have received far more questions about taxes and Social Security over the last month than usual. Most of the following has appeared here before within separate posts. Today I intend to restate and summarize tax related questions so they are located in one place. Social Security Administration employees…
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Need A Replacement SSA-1099 For 2011? Easily Done Online.

Do you need to replace your SSA-1099 for tax year 2011?  At your convenience, request a replacement SSA-1099 online at www.socialsecurity.gov.    Start at the “Top Services” section of the homepage.  Go to “services for people already receiving benefits”, then to “Get a Form 1099”and follow the simple instructions.  The replacement SSA-1099 will arrive at your…
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