The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Investing/Strategies / Retirement Investing


Subject:  Re: Roth investing/withdrawing at 60 Date:  3/16/2012  2:28 AM
Author:  intercst Number:  70376 of 81335

Rayvt writes,

Let's get real here.
For MFJ, SS is not taxed if your taxable income is below $32,000
Between $32K & $44K it's taxed 50%.
Above $44K it's taxed 85%.

Unless you retire dirt-poor, your SS is going to be taxed at 85%.


Most people do. The median family income for 65-year-olds and up is $46,000/yr. The median for singles is $19,000.

See page 10 of this report.

Copyright 1996-2016 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us