This was an employer discrimination lawsuit. The settlement amount was $107,500. Total to attorney was $64,089.71(attorney fees:$51,750 + costs advanced by attorney:$12,339.71). I didn't receive a 1099 from the attorney. I received a check for $43,410.29 from my attorney. After reading some questions and answers its still unclear to me how to enter these amounts.
Taxable legal settlements (including those from employment discrimination suits) are entered under Income from 1099-MISC, even if you didn't receive Form 1099-MISC.
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