Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
 
No. of Recommendations: 0
Hi all,

I'm trying to figure out my filing status, and need some help. I was married from Sept 5th to year end, but just got recently divorced. I was wondering if it was ok for me to file single, or if I need to file as married. Since I somehow doubt I'll be able to pull off a married-filing-jointly form with my ex, I'd love to file single and save the world of hurt married-filing-seperately gives you.

Any help appreciated,
Evil Ed
Print the post  

Announcements

Disclaimer:
In accordance with IRS Circular 230, you cannot use the contents of any post on The Motley Fool's message boards to avoid tax-related penalties under the Internal Revenue Code or applicable state or local tax law provisions.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement