Brain Game: A Tricky Year

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Please enjoy today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge, and good luck:

The year 2013 is a special one, since the total of the first three digits equals the fourth: 2+0+1 = 3. This last happened in 2002 (2+0+0 = 2). With this in mind:

When is the next year this "trick" will occur
(after 2013), and when was the last time
it occurred prior to 2002?

Here are the ANSWERS.

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