What is Taxable Income?

  • By Jocelyn Black Hodes, DailyWorth's Resident Financial Advisor
  • June 21, 2013

Taxable income is the amount of income subject to income taxes that is calculated by subtracting eligible deductions (such as IRA contributions, alimony payments, unreimbursed business expenses, some capital losses, etc.) from adjusted gross income.


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