I LIVE IN DELAWARE BUT WORK IN MARYLAND. MY EMPLOYER WITHHOLDS DELAWARE TAXES ONLY. DO I FILE A MARYLAND STATE RETURN?

  • im not a tax expert but i live in missouri and work in ks. i filed missouri last yr  and recieved nothin back...
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Unless you have some other unusual situation going on, the law says that you must file a resident return in DE because you are a DE resident and that you also need to file a MD non-resident return because you have MD sourced income.

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If your employer never reported the income as MD source income on your W2 (box 15) and never withheld any MD tax, then the state of MD does not know you have made that money in the first place.

I suggest you get with your employer and find out exactly how they treated your tax residency, and why.
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