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I am currently working for an offshore drilling company, working in Mexico, getting paid out of Dubai UAE. Do I have to contribute to social security? And if so at what percentage.
Submitted Jan 25, 2015
I lived in California till June 30 then moved to florida. Do I pay California income taxes on what I earned there before I retired to florida
Submitted Jan 18, 2015
I had given birth to a child in the year of 2014. She passed away 3 weeks after birth. I am not married, and have no other dependants. Do I recieve a death benefit for her? Or is there anything that can financially help me recover her expenses I had. I had still been taxed without any dependants, and still am through my employer. Any help would be great. Thanks!
Submitted Jan 16, 2015
Good afternoon, I recently paid off my Sallie Mae/Navient student loan in December 2014. I am looking at my Transunion report I received last year on 1/22/14 and I began paying on my student loans in March 2009 and have paid these off consistently for the past six years. But my payment history of these loans doesn't reflect in my Credit Karma report anywhere. This...
Submitted Jan 19, 2015
Hi! My husband and I just got married and I relocated to New York City (where he's from.) He has a good job, enough to pay our $2400 rent and basic bills, but since I moved, I'v been looking for a job for two months, and though I have several interviews coming up, I don't yet have a steady income coming in. We both put our student loans into forbearance until the...
Submitted Jan 6, 2015
I have a question regarding a timeshare purchase. It has been paid for and owned for the past 7 years. However, for the past years I have not used it because of the different reasons. I am trying to sell it but everyone I talk to say I will probrably get nothing out it. I also heard there are many scam organizations that claim to help you sell but do not. Do you have...
Submitted Dec 4, 2014
My wife, who is 68 has already filed for her SS retirement and has been receiving a months check of about $600 (not much because I've been primary income earner). I'm 65 and thinking of filing for my SS retirement and it looks like I would be getting about $1670 per month, if I filed in February. I also currently receive a small retirement pension of $1350 (early...
Submitted Jan 14, 2015
Hi. My husband has an annuity that he purcheased in 2002. It doesn't mature until 2018. He sold it to a second party in 2009 but we recently got a letter from American General who holds the original annuity, stating the original sums and payoff amounts. Does the original annuity company, American General, know( do they get notified) that the annuity has been sold to...
Submitted Jan 12, 2015
My wife and are expecting our first child in March 2015. We made good money this year (2014) and would like to minimize taxes by opening a 529 for our child's benefit. We want to know: 1) Can we open accounts in our own names now (2014) and transfer to our child's name at a later date (when she is born and has a SSN)? 2) What is the maximum we put in to the 529...
Submitted Dec 28, 2014
I have $80,000 to invest in my daughters education to sustain her life while she studies and takes the M Kat to get accepted in Medical School. How can I dispurse the funds without the government taking any of it. It is all we have and almost not enough. Thanks Theresa Sullivan
Submitted Jan 5, 2015