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Eighty year old person pays no tax all year doesnt owe any

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Eighty year old person pays no tax all year doesn't owe any tax does she still have to file her income tax form?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lou replied 7 years ago.

Hello and thank you for contacting JustAnswer. We appreciate the opportunity to be of service to you.


Is there any income other than Social Security? If so from where & how much?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.

total income for the year is about 18,000.00, s/s, and an ira.


Expert:  Lou replied 7 years ago.
How much was the IRA? Was there a1099R issued from the IRA? Was there income tax withheld fron the 1099R?
Expert:  Lou replied 7 years ago.

As long as there were no income taxes withheld from either Social Security or the IRA then based upon what you have said, there is no requirement or need to file an income tax return.


If you have any further questions on this topic, be sure and get back to me.

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