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cyre-91
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I lived and worked in Japan all of 2018, on a contract with a US agency. Am I to pay state taxes to Georgia?

 
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KarenJ
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I lived and worked in Japan all of 2018, on a contract with a US agency. Am I to pay state taxes to Georgia?

If you intend to return to Georgia and consider Georgia your resident state, then you need to file a resident Georgia tax return.   Please see the following link regarding a court case and Georgia domicile rules.

https://www.btcpa.net/2015/06/16/the-importance-of-establishing-a-new-domicile-when-moving-out-of-ge...


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KarenJ
Intuit Alumni

I lived and worked in Japan all of 2018, on a contract with a US agency. Am I to pay state taxes to Georgia?

If you intend to return to Georgia and consider Georgia your resident state, then you need to file a resident Georgia tax return.   Please see the following link regarding a court case and Georgia domicile rules.

https://www.btcpa.net/2015/06/16/the-importance-of-establishing-a-new-domicile-when-moving-out-of-ge...


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