Dallas, TX asked in Tax Law for Hawaii

Q: I am a US citizen and receive both USA SS retirement and UK equivalent to SSA. Is the UK pension HI taxable?

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D. Mathew Blackburn
D. Mathew Blackburn
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  • Tax Law Lawyer
  • Englewood, CO

A: Probably. I'd need more info to be sure but generally the income worldwide of a US citizen is taxed under US law. The TCJA was supposed to fix that and most professionals agree that it actually made is worse.

I would hire a professional to do the return.

Best of luck.

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