Do both share info at taxes info if the person is receiving SSI?
Estate Planning Attorney
Yes. and all year.
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The IRS will absolutely know what social security income you have received.
Each January you will receive a Social Security Benefit Statement (Form SSA-1099) showing the amount of benefits you received in the previous year. You can use this Benefit Statement when you complete your federal income tax return to find out if your benefits are subject to tax.
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Criminal Defense Attorney
YES. if this question is hypothetical you have the answer. If the question involves a real concern seek the advice of an experienced tax defense lawyer ASAP.
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Yes, of course. Never try to hide anything from the IRS.
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