|Full time Accounting Educator:
Our Social Security system provides retirement, disability, and survivor benefits to millions of Americans. The long-term future of Social Security and Medicare is uncertain, triggering concerns for many workers who are now paying into the system. In this CPE course, learn what matters, cover real-world situations and use the tools provided to advise your clients to make optimal decisions when it comes to Social Security and Medicare.
CPAs, professional accountants, and financial advisors
* Describe the role of the Social Security Administration and how FICA applies to the funding of Social Security, and Medicare benefits * Identify the benefit eligibility issues * Determine Social Security benefits and the implications retirement age has on those benefits * Identify what types of Social Security survivor benefits are available * Describe the disability income benefits and the multiple factors that can impact those benefits * Identify coverages and costs associated with Medicare and what it does not cover