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Subject:  Do I need to file TWO state returns? Date:  3/19/2000  9:51 AM
Author:  neilandrews Number:  32110 of 121061

Hi,
I moved from New York State to Wisconsin during the course of last year. I have completed my IT-203 (Nonresident/Part-Year Resident) for New York.
My question is, do I need to also file a state return for Wisconsin? I ask this because as a student, I did not earn any job-related income from Wisconsin in 1999, and I paid estimated taxes to the state of New York. My only other income for 1999 comes from dividends on stocks, interest (on cash reserves in my investment portfolio) and some capital gains, all of which I reported on both my federal and New York state forms.
So, do I need to file for Wisconsin, where I've lived since July '99, or can I escape from this potential requirement? Thanks Fools!

--Neil
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