Submitted By: Jean
Answered: September 16, 2016 1:19 pm

Is my sick pay taxable?

Yes. Sick pay is treated as taxable compensation. It is reported to you on Form W-2.

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Tax Glossary

Accelerated depreciation

Depreciation methods that allow faster write-offs than straight-line rates in the earlier periods of the useful life of an asset. For example, in the first few years of recovery, MACRS allows a 200% double declining balance write-off, twice the straight-line rate.

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