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Social Security and Medicare Payroll Taxes at 66+

You have to pay no matter how old you are

En español | Q. I'm 66, still working full time and drawing Social Security. My employer is deducting Social Security and Medicare payroll taxes from my paycheck. I have two questions: Do I really still have to pay those taxes? Can I get any advantage with Social Security from working past 66?Back to Article

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