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Seven facts to help you choose the right filing status.

Written by March 5, 2013

The filing status you choose when you file your 2012 tax return will affect the tax breaks you’ll qualify for, your standard deduction amount, and ultimately the amount of tax you’ll pay. Are you single, head of household, married filing jointly, or married filing separately? Here are seven facts that will help you choose the right status. 1. Your marital...