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My husband is working in Iraq with a government contractor,

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My husband is working in Iraq with a government contractor, are we required to pay state tax on the income earned while he is there? He will have been there a year in December.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 8 years ago.

As long as his permanent residence is in the IL - yes - his income is taxable on the state tax return.

 

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