Is Social Security Income Taxable?

Usually, if Social Security is your only income, none of it will be taxable, but if you had income from other sources, it can be challenge to figure out if any of your benefits are going to be taxed. First, you need to determine yout modified adjusted gross income, which you can do by adding one-half of your Social Security benefits to all your other income. Then, you need to compare that amount to the base amount for your filing status, which you can find at