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Hi I work in philadelphia city but I live in NJ. iN MY pay

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I work in philadelphia city but I live in NJ.
iN MY pay check both philadelphia city and state taxes are being deducted.
can I claim my money back for philadelphia city and PA STATE TAXES AT THE END OF THE YEAR AS i LIVE IN NJ
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Robin D. replied 6 years ago.
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If you are a New Jersey resident and Pennsylvania income tax was withheld from wages you earned there, you must file a Pennsylvania return to obtain a refund. To stop the withholding of Pennsylvania income tax, New Jersey residents who receive compensation from Pennsylvania must complete Form REV-420, Employee's Statement of Nonresidence in Pennsylvania and Authorization to Withhold Other State’s Income Tax, and give it to their employer.
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Robin D :

Please note that the New Jersey/Pennsylvania Reciprocal Agreement does not apply to the income or wage tax imposed and collected by the City of Philadelphia or any other municipality in Pennsylvania. Thus, a New Jersey resident who works in Philadelphia and pays city wage taxes may claim a credit for the taxes paid to Philadelphia.

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