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Editorial suggests Social Security reform is needed

by Staff | December 28th, 2010

December 28, 2010

According to an editorial from washingtonpost.com, Social Security reform is essential and achievable.

President Barack Obama’s debt commission set out a plan that would cut benefits for high-income earners, make payroll tax more progressive, and raise the retirement age to help save Social Security.

Read more about Social Security reform and how it may affect you.

What do you think should be done to help save Social Security? Do you think today’s ideas for saving Social Security are realistic?

If you need help getting Social Security benefits you deserve to get your put your life back on track, the Social Security lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help.

Editorial: Payroll tax decrease could threaten Social Security benefits

by Staff | December 14th, 2010

December 14, 2010

A Kansas City Star editorial suggest if Congress approves a lower payroll tax, the it would be the end of Social Security benefits.

According to the editorial, lowering the payroll tax for workers by two percentage points from the current level of 6.2 would threaten Social Security benefits in the future.

What do you think should be done to help save Social Security benefits? Do you think today’s ideas for saving Social Security are realistic?

If you need help getting Social Security benefits you deserve to get your put your life back on track, the Social Security lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help.