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pbates185
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With the new tax laws for 2019, will I still be able to deduct my alimony payments?

 
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Hal_Al
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With the new tax laws for 2019, will I still be able to deduct my alimony payments?

Yes. Alimony deductions will be going away, but the provision would only apply to new divorce and separation agreements,  signed after Dec. 31, 2018.

https://www.wsj.com/livecoverage/tax-bill-2017/card/1513379555

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With the new tax laws for 2019, will I still be able to deduct my alimony payments?

I heard no more deduction for alimony.
mratlas5
New Member

With the new tax laws for 2019, will I still be able to deduct my alimony payments?

do i have to pay taxes on alimony in 2019
Hal_Al
Level 15

With the new tax laws for 2019, will I still be able to deduct my alimony payments?

Yes, if the divorce decree, ordering the alimony,  is dated 2018 or earlier.
Hal_Al
Level 15

With the new tax laws for 2019, will I still be able to deduct my alimony payments?

Yes. Alimony deductions will be going away, but the provision would only apply to new divorce and separation agreements,  signed after Dec. 31, 2018.

https://www.wsj.com/livecoverage/tax-bill-2017/card/1513379555

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