claiming retirement pay on taxes paid to ex spouse

Posted by: JimBob

claiming retirement pay on taxes paid to ex spouse - 02/28/16 08:05 PM

I had to pay my ex-spouse a portion of my retirement before DFAS began automaticallty deducting it from my check. How/where do I claim what I paid her on my taxes?
Posted by: JeremyR

Re: claiming retirement pay on taxes paid to ex spouse - 10/25/17 10:25 PM

Line 31 of IRS form 1040. You will need her SS number in order to do so.