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Is California SDI income taxable

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I had a stroke this past year. I am back to working part time. I collected SDI for 8 months, about 30,000.00. I've been working for 25 years paying into SDI and never had a reason to collect. Is any of this income taxable?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Dave replied 5 years ago.
Good eveningCustomerand welcome to Just Answer!

No, your CA SDI benefits are not taxable unless your SDI would be in place of Unemployment insurance which was not the case for you. Here is a link to CA's Web site regarding SDI benefits for confirmation and more informaiton (#21): http://www.disabilitybenefits101.org/ca/programs/income_support/sdi/faqs.htm

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Thanks for the answer
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You are very welcome.

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