Windfall Elimination Provision
Will receive greatly reduced percentage of what you are entitled to in Social Security unless:
- Eligible to retire prior to January of 1986
- Have 30 years of substantial earnings.
- You are eligible for Medicare
- WE ALL MUST HEALTH TO REPEAL OF THE WEP/GPO
The Windfall Elimination Provision affects teachers who expect to collect a Social Security benefit based on earnings in the Social Security System, unless they were eligible to retire before January 1, 1986. Eligibility for retirement for pre-1978 teachers is 20 years of creditable service or age 55. To determine eligibility, contact the retirement board.