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Can i deduct garnishment of my social security from taxable benefits when calculating taxes on my social security?

 
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Can i deduct garnishment of my social security from taxable benefits when calculating taxes on my social security?

No, you cannot deduct anything from the Social Security benefits that you report on your tax return. You must enter the amount that is in box 5 on your Form SSA-1099.