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I have a W-2 with nothing in box 1-7. but it has an amount in box 12 coded as J nontaxable sick pay. So was this sent for information purposes only?. I only do indivual simple returns and have not came accros this yet.

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    This has been an ongoing discussion on your situation.  I suggest you look at this link.  We have pretty much decided to agree to disagree!

    https://accountants-community.intuit.com/questions/878720-does-non-taxable-sick-pay-need-to-be-reported-on-the-tax-return

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