TN 2 (05-11)
GN 01733.001 Overview of Agreement with Luxembourg
A. Purpose of the agreement
The Social Security agreement between the United States and Luxembourg:
eliminates dual Social Security coverage and taxation on the same work, and
permits workers (and their family members) to qualify for partial U.S. or Luxembourg benefits, although they do not meet the normal insured requirements.
B. Purpose of this subchapter
provides a brief overview of the Luxembourg system;
explains the provisions of the agreement; and
provides instruction on how to process claims for both U.S. and Luxembourg benefits.
More information on the Luxembourg Social Security system (in French) is located on the Luxembourg Social Security web site. The website is accessible through Social Security Online at http://www.socialsecurity.gov/international/links.html