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How will you be filing? Jointly or Separately?

I always file separately.

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Asked by A_Renee at 3:13 PM on Jan. 14, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • Mainly jointly but this year its gonna be separate.

    Answer by sweetpea1217 at 3:14 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • Single head of household.

    Answer by CraftingMama at 3:16 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • whichever yields the biggest return.

    Answer by serioussifL at 3:18 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • Hoping jointly.

    Answer by keisha613 at 3:25 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • he's filing head of household

    Answer by angevil53 at 3:27 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • Always jointly. My husband did them both ways a couple years ago and it was amazing the difference!

    Answer by missanc at 3:37 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • wow, if you are married and you file jointly you are missing out on a lot of additional credits. But if you must you must I guess : /

    Answer by DomoniqueWS at 4:10 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • Jointly. For most people filing jointly means fewer taxes. It's not always the case, but it usually is.

    If you're uncertain file it both ways (don't send both in) and see which one gives you the least tax liability.

    Answer by Erica_Smerica at 6:50 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • Separate.

    Answer by tasches at 8:13 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

  • There are advantages and disadvantages on filing either way, it just depends on the couple.

    Read the following. Marriage and Filing Your Federal Tax Return


    Answer by musicmom08 at 11:27 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

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