I am a French citizen working in the US. What will my retirement look like?

Published: April 3, 2024

Full question: Hi I am a French citizen working in the US since 2010. I planned to retire from France in June 2030 and then in the US in November 2030 (67 yrs old). Can I claim the French US treaty to “avoid” the WEP? 

Hi there!

There are many aspects to the Social Security totalization agreement between and US and France. This pamphlet is from the Social Security Administration and explains the details that would apply to you.

Social Security decision making is complex and therefore it is important to take your unique circumstances into account. For personalized assistance, schedule a call with an RSSA here.

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