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I get a divorce settlement and was told that since my ex

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I get a divorce settlement and was told that since my ex paid taxes on it that I would not have to . Is this true and if so do I declare it on my taxes
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Stephen G. replied 11 months ago.

Are you talking about a property settlement, or is there some sort of sale of property involved?

Does the money or property you received include any Alimony? If so, that would be spelled out in your written Settlement Agreement.

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