Pension & Social Security Income Reporting

Lecture Content

This lecture covers the reporting of income from retirement plans, education accounts and social security income.

Topics Covered

* Overview of Form 5498 IRA Contribution Information
* Discussion of Form 1099R and distributions codes
* Use of Form W4-P Withholding Certificate for Pension or Annuity Payments
* Overview of the different kids of retirement plans taxpayers may participate in
* Using Form 8606, Nondeductible IRAs, to figure the taxable part of a distribution from an IRA
* Traditional IRA to Roth IRA conversions
* Roth IRA to traditional IRA recharacterization
* Inherited IRAs
* Loans from pension and annuity plans
* Additional tax owed on certain early distributions from retirement plans
* Exceptions to additional tax on early distributions from retirement plans
* Additional tax on certain distributions for education accounts
* Additional tax on excess contributions to certain accounts
* Required minimum distributions
* How to complete Form 5329 Additional Taxes on Qualified Plans (Including IRAs) and Other Tax-Favored Accounts
* Calculating the taxability of annuity income with the Simplified General Rule
* Lump-sum distributions
* How to report partially taxable distributions from IRAs
* Instructions for Social Security Form SSA-1099 Benefits statement, Form RRB-1099 Tier I Railroad Equivalent Benefit statement, and Form RRB-1099R Tier II Railroad Retirement Benefits statement
* Form W-4V social security Voluntary Withholding Request
* How to calculate the taxability of social security income using the social security benefits worksheets
* Taxation methods to apply to lump-sum social security payments
* Special deductions relating to social security benefits income and repayments

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