En español | If your spouse worked in employment that was covered under Social Security, then you may receive a spousal benefit based on their earnings. However, that benefit may be reduced by the Government Pension Offset if you are receiving a pension under the CSRS system or non-Social Security covered government employment. The Government Pension Offset will reduce the spousal benefit you receive by 2/3 the amount of your government pension.
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