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May name is ***** ***** & I just recieved a 1099-R form and

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Hi may name is ***** ***** & I just recieved a 1099-R form and am nervous about what it will do to my taxes and how much it may be
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: Okay,I recieved an check last year from a vested benefit plan that was just discovered from my late husbands retirement plan,it was one sum payment,and now I just recieved a 1099-R for that amount & am concerned
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Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 10 months ago.

Hi and welcome to our site!

You will need include that amount into your tax return.

Expert:  Lev replied 10 months ago.

On form 1040 - you need to report
line 16a - from 1099R box 1 - total distribution
line 16b - from 1099R box 2a - taxable part of distribution - in most cases it is equals to box 1.
line 64 - from 1099R box 4 - that how the amount of tax withheld is credited!
Let me know if you need help to estimate your possible tax liability.

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