I have a question about filing taxes on disability income — When do I need to claim disability on taxes?
When you claim disability on taxes, the rules for filing taxes on disability for both short-term and long-term disability payments are the same. Include these benefits in your gross income if you or your employer paid the coverage premiums on a pre-tax basis. If the premiums were paid on a post-tax basis, exclude the payments from your income.
Determining if you’re able to claim the Earned Income Credit can be tricky. Review Earned Income Credit eligibility with the experts at H&R Block.
If your dependent died during the year, can you still claim them on your taxes? Get tax answers from H&R Block.
Some education expenses are tax deductible or may allow you to claim a tax credit. While new tax rules changed what’s available, student loan interest is tax deductible. Additionally, tuition and fees still count as qualified education expenses for the American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning credits.
Find out if you can claim the standard deduction if your spouse itemizes their deduction but you are filing separately with help from the tax experts