Does alimony count as income?
Yes! According to the IRS, alimony you received (also called "spousal support") should be reported as income.
To report your alimony income:
- Open (continue) your return in TurboTax.
(To do this, sign in to TurboTax and click the orange Take me to my return button.)
- In the search box, search for alimony received and then click the "Jump to" link in the search results.
- Answer Yes to Did you receive alimony or spousal support? and follow the onscreen instructions.