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state income tax: Original post by Jeff Franco of Demand Media If you live in a state that taxes your investment income, such as your interest earnings and the stock dividends, you are eligible to claim a deduction for that on your federal tax return. However, before you calculate the amount of state taxes to deduct, make sure it's beneficial for you to itemize deductions.

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