Q: Hi, I have received a beneficiary RMD from my Dad's estate in late Jan, how do I handle this with my tax returns?
A: The RMD in question must belong to the prior year and should be included in your prior year taxes. The form itself also should identify the tax year of the distribution. The information presented herein is for general purposes only. It is not intended to, and may not be construed as legal, tax or accounting advice. For specific advice, please consult a tax attorney in person. Good luck. Zaher Fallahi, Tax Attorney, CPA (California).
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