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I would like to use the standard deduction to file my federal taxes and the itemized deduction for my Georgia state taxes, to maximize my refund. Is this possible?

 
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I would like to use the standard deduction to file my federal taxes and the itemized deduction for my Georgia state taxes, to maximize my refund. Is this possible?

No.

 "If you use the standard deduction on your Federal return, you must use the Georgia standard deduction on your Georgia return. " PG 12 https://dor.georgia.gov/sites/dor.georgia.gov/files/related_files/document/TSD/Booklet/IT-511/2018_I...

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I would like to use the standard deduction to file my federal taxes and the itemized deduction for my Georgia state taxes, to maximize my refund. Is this possible?

No.

 "If you use the standard deduction on your Federal return, you must use the Georgia standard deduction on your Georgia return. " PG 12 https://dor.georgia.gov/sites/dor.georgia.gov/files/related_files/document/TSD/Booklet/IT-511/2018_I...

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