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disability qualified for filing 2015 taxes?

1 Answers. Asked on Mar 30th, 2016 on Taxation - Georgia
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I have been out of work since Oct 2015 due to a disability. I received short term disability payments until December. I have applied for disability with social security but am still waiting on the application process. do I qualify for disability on my taxes for 2015?
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Answered on Mar 31st, 2016 at 5:13 AM

I'm not sure what you are asking, but "disability" is not an income tax filing status. Any disability benefits you received may be taxable to you as income; that depends on a lot of different factors. You should seek the help of a good income tax preparer (preferably a really good CPA or enrolled agent) to help you figure out the correct way to file your income taxes. Best wishes to you.

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