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Do I have to file a tax return this year? Only source of income is spousal support .

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My only income this year is my spousal support from my ex-husband . It is $ 1152.00 a month

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I live with my three adult kids and nobody presently employed at the time . I am the supporting us all. And am paying rent all the bills .

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Tax Professional: Robin D., Senior Tax Advisor 4 replied 28 days ago

Yes, you are required to file and report the spousal support (Alimony).

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