What are the benefits of filing married for taxes?

Answer Since 1948, U.S. tax code has allowed married couples to file one tax return, called a joint return. Filing under this status carries several monetary benefits and conveniences.BenefitsIn general, ... 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 »

Rules to Filing Taxes As a Married Couple?

As with all things related to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), there are rules regarding the filing of taxes as a married couple. These rules have an impact on your eligibility to file as a marr... Read More »

What are the benefits of filing taxes?

More than 64 million taxpayers received refunds in 2008 because they overpaid on their taxes. Tax returns factor in deductions, exemptions and credits that can reduce your tax liability.Significanc... Read More »

What benefits do students have when filing taxes?

If you are attending school and pay tuition, fees and interest on student loans, you may be able to claim tax credits or income deductions on your tax returns. Additionally, if you are currently sa... Read More »