February 8, 2023
How Much Do You Have to Make to File Taxes?
Dear Savvy Senior,
What are the IRS income tax filing requirements for retirees this tax season? My income dropped way down when I retired in 2022, so I'm wondering if I need to even file a tax return this year.
Whether or not you are required to file a federal income tax return this year will depend on how much you earned last year, as well as the source of the income, your age and filing status.
Here's a rundown of this tax season's IRS tax filing requirement thresholds.
For most people, this is pretty str...