topic I live in indiana and work in Kentucky and have paid taxes to both states for 2 years. Is there any way to get any of the more than 3k I've paid kentucky back? in State tax filing https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/state-taxes/discussion/i-live-in-indiana-and-work-in-kentucky-and-have-paid-taxes-to-both-states-for-2-years-is-there-any/01/460052#M20359 Tue, 04 Jun 2019 23:27:36 GMT hehman978 2019-06-04T23:27:36Z I live in indiana and work in Kentucky and have paid taxes to both states for 2 years. Is there any way to get any of the more than 3k I've paid kentucky back? https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/state-taxes/discussion/i-live-in-indiana-and-work-in-kentucky-and-have-paid-taxes-to-both-states-for-2-years-is-there-any/01/460052#M20359 Tue, 04 Jun 2019 23:27:36 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/state-taxes/discussion/i-live-in-indiana-and-work-in-kentucky-and-have-paid-taxes-to-both-states-for-2-years-is-there-any/01/460052#M20359 hehman978 2019-06-04T23:27:36Z Yes, you can get these taxes back.  Since Indiana and Ken... https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/state-taxes/discussion/yes-you-can-get-these-taxes-back-since-indiana-and-ken/01/460060#M20360 <P><B>Yes, you can get these taxes back. &nbsp;</B>Since Indiana and Kentucky are&nbsp;<I>reciprocal states</I>, you are not required to file a Kentucky return unless KY withheld taxes. &nbsp;Your question suggests that they did not, but by filing a return, it appeared that you owed KY taxes, when that was not the case. &nbsp;To fix this, file a KY&nbsp;<I>amended return&nbsp;</I>with a zero income, but stating the amount you paid towards your tax "due" from the last two years. &nbsp;Then, you will put in the explanation that you are an Indiana resident and should not have paid KY state tax. &nbsp;To back this up, provide a copy of the Indiana returns for each year. &nbsp;Kentucky will return the taxes you paid in mistakenly.<BR /></P><P>Next year, when you use TurboTax, you will want to say&nbsp;<I>no</I> to the question if you worked in another state besides Indiana. &nbsp;This is because KY does not tax you, so this will prevent the program from generating a return you don't need.</P><P>Finally, there is a possibility that you could be entitled to extra refund on your Indiana return as well. &nbsp;While the reciprocal agreement covers state taxes, it does not cover&nbsp;<I>local</I> taxes, which you may have paid in KY where you worked. &nbsp;However, IN does provide a credit for local taxes you paid in another state. &nbsp;If you did not take advantage of this credit, and you paid local taxes in KY (box 19 on your W-2), then, you can open up the Indiana State Return, click on the&nbsp;<B>Other Deductions and Credits</B> tab, and look for the selection "Local Taxes Paid to another State". &nbsp;See the screenshot below:</P> Tue, 04 Jun 2019 23:27:37 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/state-taxes/discussion/yes-you-can-get-these-taxes-back-since-indiana-and-ken/01/460060#M20360 DanielV01 2019-06-04T23:27:37Z
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<P><B>Yes, you can get these taxes back. &nbsp;</B>Since Indiana and Kentucky are&nbsp;<I>reciprocal states</I>, you are not required to file a Kentucky return unless KY withheld taxes. &nbsp;Your question suggests that they did not, but by filing a return, it appeared that you owed KY taxes, when that was not the case. &nbsp;To fix this, file a KY&nbsp;<I>amended return&nbsp;</I>with a zero income, but stating the amount you paid towards your tax "due" from the last two years. &nbsp;Then, you will put in the explanation that you are an Indiana resident and should not have paid KY state tax. &nbsp;To back this up, provide a copy of the Indiana returns for each year. &nbsp;Kentucky will return the taxes you paid in mistakenly.<BR /></P><P>Next year, when you use TurboTax, you will want to say&nbsp;<I>no</I> to the question if you worked in another state besides Indiana. &nbsp;This is because KY does not tax you, so this will prevent the program from generating a return you don't need.</P><P>Finally, there is a possibility that you could be entitled to extra refund on your Indiana return as well. &nbsp;While the reciprocal agreement covers state taxes, it does not cover&nbsp;<I>local</I> taxes, which you may have paid in KY where you worked. &nbsp;However, IN does provide a credit for local taxes you paid in another state. &nbsp;If you did not take advantage of this credit, and you paid local taxes in KY (box 19 on your W-2), then, you can open up the Indiana State Return, click on the&nbsp;<B>Other Deductions and Credits</B> tab, and look for the selection "Local Taxes Paid to another State". &nbsp;See the screenshot below:</P>
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