Are Social Security Disability benefits taxable?

By / February 18, 2018 / Facts / 26 Comments

When the IRS Taxes Social Security Benefits Whether your Social Security benefits are taxed by the Internal Revenue Service of the Federal government depends on your total income for the year including income wages, self-employment, interest, dividends and other taxable income. The largest percentage of your benefits that is taxable is 85%. IRS filing forms and instructions tell you how to calculate the taxable portion of your benefits, and assistance is available from tax accountants and preparers. Generally speaking, if you file an individual federal tax return and your total annual income excluding your Social Security is more than $25,000,...Read more

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