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Line 20a is hour SS checks 39,756 what goes on line 20b

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line 20a is hour SS checks 39,756 what goes on line 20b
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form 1040 line 201 - is your GROSS social security benefits

That is an amount reported on form SSA-1099 box 5

To determine the amount on line 20b - you will need to use a special worksheet from instructions.

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Tax Professional: Lev, Tax Advisor replied 1 month ago

You will find the worksheet for lines 20a and 20b in instructions on page 30

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/i1040gi.pdf

I will help you with calculations if needed.

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