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I have been on disability for 8 years and will not be able to work again. I also collect less than 2,000 a year on oil leases. Do I need to pay income tax on them?

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you discussed this with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?

No

Lawyer's Assistant: Are you an "at will" employee? Do you belong to a union?

No I don't work

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Thanks so much for your patience. At the risk of being too short with an answer, the answer to your question is yes, you need to pay income taxes on the money that you receive from the oil leases. What other questions did you have for me regarding this?

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