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dfoster629
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We live in Alabama. My wife receives retirement pay from the job she had in Georgia. Are we required to file a GA tax return?

 
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MaryK1
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We live in Alabama. My wife receives retirement pay from the job she had in Georgia. Are we required to file a GA tax return?

No, retirement is income only in your resident state.  Public Law 104-95 (P.L. 104-95)  prevents any state from taxing income from certain pensions and deferred compensation plans paid to individuals who are not residents or domiciliaries of that state.

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MaryK1
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We live in Alabama. My wife receives retirement pay from the job she had in Georgia. Are we required to file a GA tax return?

No, retirement is income only in your resident state.  Public Law 104-95 (P.L. 104-95)  prevents any state from taxing income from certain pensions and deferred compensation plans paid to individuals who are not residents or domiciliaries of that state.

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