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Old 08-12-2014, 02:18 PM   #1
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I am considering going back to work part time. I currently receive a CalPers pension. Regarding paying into SS will my pension amount apply towards the $117,000 base for social security? As an example if I get $116,500 for my pension (I don't) and get $20,000 on my part time work do I pay SS taxes on all of the $20k of just the amount under the $117,000?

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Thanks for the quick reply that is what I figured.
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