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Publication 17
taxmap/pub17/p17-095.htm#en_us_publink1000172910

How To Report Alimony Received(p135)

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Report alimony you received as income on Form 1040, line 11. You cannot use Form 1040A or Form 1040EZ.
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You must give the person who paid the alimony your SSN or ITIN. If you do not, you may have to pay a $50 penalty.