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The Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and Federal Disability Insurance ... The Social Security Administration collects payroll taxes and uses the money collected to pay Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance benefits by way ..... The trust fund is expected to peak in 2021 at approximately $3.0 trillion.

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This article concerns proposals to change the Social Security system in the United States. ... During 2015, total benefits of $897 billion were paid out versus $920 billion in .... The Social Security Administration explained in 2011 that historically, an ..... increasing the FICA tax rate to a peak of 15% total from the current 12.4%.

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/chartbooks/fast_facts/2017/fast_facts17.pdf

administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA). It highlights basic ... Fast Facts & Figures About Social Security, 2017 ♢ v. General Information .

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administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA). It highlights basic ... Fast Facts & Figures About Social Security, 2016 ♢ v. General Information .

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The amendments clarified that administrative costs as well as benefits were to .... This peak coincides with the transition from surplus to deficit in 2020 in Chart 1: ...

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Dec 5, 2018 ... Social Security and How It Works; Social Security Retirement Benefits Planner; Get, Replace, or Correct a Social Security Card; SSA Benefits ...

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Oct 13, 2017 ... Federal benefit rates increase when the cost of living rises, as measured by the Department of Labor's Consumer Price Index (CPI-W).

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The Social Security Administration assigns Social Security numbers, and administers the Social Security retirement, survivors, and disability insurance programs ...

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Social Security has accumulated trillions of dollars in liabilities to workers ... this approach would minimize administrative costs, but it would limit workers' ..... equal to slightly more than 20 percent of national income at the point of peak borrowing. ..... pension obligations, not the choice between public versus private plans.