If you live in the US, you would enter her German pension just like US social security income on a SSA1099 (assuming it's from the Rentenversicherung). The pension is not taxable in Germany (Germany-US Tax Treaty). The opposite is true, if you live in Germany
You would enter the German pension as if you had received a SSA-1099. Indicate yes that you received Social Security Benefits. and enter the amount.
- Click on the Federal Taxes tab at the top or left hand side of your screen
- Select Wages & Income
- Scroll down to Social Security (SSA-1099, RRB-1099)
- Click on Add
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