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Subject:  Re: Soc Sec "file & suspend"? Date:  12/31/2013  8:18 PM
Author:  intercst Number:  74037 of 97374

MisterFungi writes,

Is there any reason not to do it, as long as I don't have a need to start receiving my benefits ... particularly since this loophole may be closed sometime soon?

I don't see any reason not to do it.

Also, I doubt "file & suspend" would get closed. Unlike the SS payback scheme I identified a few years back that only affected a small number of wealthy people (i.e., those with the $150,000 to $200,000 in ready cash needed to fund the payback) file and suspend has a large constituency of average folks. Congress would get an earful if they changed it.

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