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One advantage of having a spousal option is that a wife at full retirement age can take her benefit. Her husband can then apply for a spousal benefit and receive half of her benefit as long as he is also at full retirement age.
Those who have taken benefits early, such as David Walters, will receive a reduced benefit that is based upon the number of years that he or she collects benefits before reaching full retirement age.
The need for dental insurance is also important for mature workers, said James Gimarelli, D.M.D., vice president of dental for Assurant Employee Benefits. "Research shows a definite tie-in between good periodontal health and overall health.
A similar fight is under way at Michigan State University, where opponents say the school violates a state constitutional amendment by offering benefits. The 2004 amendment defined marriage "or any similar union for any purpose" as the union of a man and a woman, but at least seven other Michigan institutions currently provide benefits to same-sex couples.
"We will follow the courts' approach and develop our decisions on public benefit in the context of changing economic and social conditions, including public attitudes." A new Charity Appeals Tribunal will be able to review the commission's decisions, and appeal to the courts will remain open.
Maximizing Empire Zone benefits requires in-depth knowledge of the details of the program and the application process, in addition to an understanding of the tax implications.
For example, there could be an agreement between a county and city about employees transferring that may include post-employment benefits other than pensions.
If no specific Code exclusion applies, the fringe benefit may still be eligible for exclusion pursuant to the four broad categories of excludible fringes listed in Sec.
The VA benefits delivery system was designed to be open, informal and helpful to veterans.
The Department of Labor (DOL) requires all employers with more than 100 eligible benefit plan participants and certain smaller plans to conduct EBP audits.
(There will be more people receiving benefits for longer periods of time, with fewer workers to fund the program.)