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Social Security is taxable when the recipient's combined income exceeds certain thresholds, according to the Social Security Administration. The amount of Social Security that is taxed varies with income, up to a maximum... More »

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Up to 85 percent of your Social Security benefits are taxable, but the actual amount depends on how much other income you have, according to the Social Security Administration. Whether you file as an individual or as a m... More »

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Social Security income is only federally taxed if an individual or married couple's total combined income exceeds a certain threshold. Each state has its own unique rules about taxation of Social Security benefits. More »

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Social Security benefits are taxed if the recipient has other substantial income in addition to his Social Security benefits, explains the Social Security Administration. No one pays federal tax on more than 85 percent o... More »

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To calculate taxable Social Security income, compare total income plus one-half of the Social Security benefit amount to the applicable base. Income in excess of the base amount is taxable, according to the Social Securi... More »

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Social Security income may be taxable if a recipient's income reaches certain thresholds. If his total income is between $25,000 and $34,000 per year, a recipient may be taxed on 50 percent of his Social Security income,... More »

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Social security income is not taxable if it was the only income a person received in 2014, according to the Social Security Administration. Individuals who earned a sustainable income through other sources outside of Soc... More »

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