Tax Law Flowchart: do you have to pay taxes on personal injury lawsuit money?

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Tax Law Flowchart: do you have to pay income taxes on personal injury lawsuit winnings

Here’s a visual flowchart I made for Federal Income Tax when I was studying at Stanford Law School.

This one is all about people who have won money in a lawsuit they’ve filed, for a personal injury case. Do you have to pay taxes — or how much of your winnings is taxable?

Follow the tax decision tree to find out!