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I have recently been elected president of our local labor

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union and receive $9,500 per...
I have recently been elected president of our local labor union and receive $9,500 per year. Do I need to report this as income when if file my yearly taxes?
JA: The Expert will know how to help. Please tell me more, so we can help you best.
Customer: The past union president has told me he never claimed his pay in the past.
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Welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you.

You do need to report the $9500 you receive as income.

The past union president is incorrect by not claiming his pay as income.

Please let me know if I can assist you further.

Thank you and best regards,

Barb

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Just following up with you to see if you have any other questions or concerns. If so, please let me know so I can continue to help you.

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