How to File Taxes When Married & Spouse Is Not Working?

Answer Filing taxes as a married couple when one spouse is not working is essentially the same process as filing taxes when both are working. There are a few issues to remember and some rules to consider ... Read More »

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Can I file my taxes as married filing single if I was just married in October?

Married filing single is not a tax filing status. You cannot file your income taxes as a single person if you are married as of the last day of the year. However, you are permitted to choose to fil... Read More »

How to File Taxes With a Foreign Spouse?

When married to a foreign spouse, you must either file under married filing jointly or married filing separately. If filing jointly, it is important to also determine the amount of your own and you... Read More »

Do You File As Married on Your Taxes if You're Married to a Non-Citizen?

Married couples usually have the option to file their income taxes jointly or separately, with the decision hinging on your financial situation and tax needs. If you're married to a noncitizen who ... Read More »

How to File Income Taxes With a Foreign Spouse?

Any person who is not a U.S. citizen or national is considered a non-resident alien by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). So, unless she or he is naturalized, your foreign spouse would be conside... Read More »