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All I receive from SS is $900 per month, but since it is deposited in our joint account my husband thinks it is all his, he only gives me 100 per month so I do not have much money of my own. I put the $5000 into my personal account, and I am afraid to spend any until I know how much of it has to go for taxes. So that is my question.

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Tax Professional: Robin D., Senior Tax Advisor 4 replied 3 months ago

Do you file joint with your husband?

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Tax Professional: Robin D., Senior Tax Advisor 4 replied 3 months ago

If any of the $5000 is taxable, that depends on how you file and how much income there is for the year.

If you file joint that includes your spouse's income too.

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