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Im not sure if Im directing this to the right place: Im

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I'm in California and I am temporarily disabled and off work. I'm going to be receiving money from the state for that time in the form of a debit card. My employer takes money out of my paycheck for SDI but I don't know anything else about this.

My question is: Is this income taxable? If that's not enough information, do you know how what questions I need to ask?
California SDI is not taxable income, because it is paid for by you as an employee with after-tax wages/salary.

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