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Mar 29, 2011
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File Separate or File Together
by: Steph

Hello,

Typically you will want to file as Married Filing Jointly in order to receive the greatest tax benefits and filing as Married Filing Separately can cause you to lose tax credits. However, this is not always possible when two people are separating. So you actually have the option of filing as Married Filing Jointly if he will agree, or whoever has the children and is paying over half of the support can possibly file as Head of Household.

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