Tax Information Related to ''filing status''

Choosing your filing status is central to preparing an income tax return. Almost everything else is based on what filing status you use.

If you are married, should you file a joint return or separate returns with your spouse?

If you are single, do you qualify as a head of household? (Use our free HOHucator Tax Tool to find out if you qualify!)

The pages below contain all the basic information you need to understand each filing status, and to find out which one is right for you.