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earlemmitt2
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Am US citizen 66yrs old living in the Philippines. Do i need to file income tax. I did not work since 1992 because of disability.

Do i need to file individual income tax for ssa benefits?
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LinaJ2018
Intuit Alumni

Am US citizen 66yrs old living in the Philippines. Do i need to file income tax. I did not work since 1992 because of disability.

As a U.S citizen, you are required to report worldwide income. 

If the only income you received in 2019 is the social security benefit from the US, you are not required to file a US tax return. 

Please consult the Philippines tax authority for their filing requirements. 

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LinaJ2018
Intuit Alumni

Am US citizen 66yrs old living in the Philippines. Do i need to file income tax. I did not work since 1992 because of disability.

As a U.S citizen, you are required to report worldwide income. 

If the only income you received in 2019 is the social security benefit from the US, you are not required to file a US tax return. 

Please consult the Philippines tax authority for their filing requirements. 

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