TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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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:

  1. Open (continue) your return in TurboTax.
    (To do this, sign in to TurboTax and click the orange Take me to my return button.)
  2. In the search box, search for alimony received and then click the "Jump to" link in the search results.
  3. Answer Yes to Did you receive alimony or spousal support? and follow the onscreen instructions.