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Ask A CPA - Married Filing Separately

1. Filing married filing separately - gross income amount to determine filing a tax return

2. I am legally married . Must I file a joint tax return ?

3. I got married during the year. Can I still file as single for this year?

4. If I file married filing separately, can I use the standard or itemized deduction amounts?

5. If it costs me more in taxes , why would I file married filing separately ?

6. Married filing Separately - benefits lost

7. Married filing Separately - Must I itemize

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