your tax return — February 23, 2016

Which Filing Status is Right for You?

by James Stork

selecting the right filing status

Single? Married Filing Joint? Head of Household? Determining your filing status is the first step in determining your filing requirements, standard deduction and correct tax. Your filing status will usually be determined by whether you are married. When you file your taxes on 1040.com, we’ll help you determine which filing status is best for you.

infographic on filing statusCheck out our infographic for a concise overview of each filing status.

More information is available in our Tax Guide.

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