Form SSA-1099 is used to report any Social Security benefits that you may have collected during the year.
To enter, go to:
- Federal Section
- Income (Enter Myself)
- IRA/Pension and Social Security Benefits
- Social Security Benefits
Box 5 shows the net amount of benefits paid for the year.
Box 6 shows the amount of your federal tax withholdings. It is uncommon to have withholdings from social security benefits.
Box 3 shows the amount paid for Medicare.
To view a sample Form SSA-1099, click here.