TN 4 (07-96)

GN 01707.015 Voluntary Coverage Under the German System

A. POLICY

Persons who are not subject to compulsory contributions and who meet certain qualifying conditions may make voluntary Social Security contributions to build future benefit rights. As a general rule, a person must be a German citizen or resident to be permitted to make voluntary contributions.

B. REFERENCE

Rights of certain U.S. nationals and residents to make voluntary contributions under the agreement, GN 01707.135 - GN 01707.136.


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http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0201707015
GN 01707.015 - Voluntary Coverage Under the German System - 05/28/1997
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:05/28/1997