[[What do you mean by this? Change it up or down? I got married last year, and 197 was the first time either of us had ever had to pay a dime in taxes!!! How frustrating!!! What do you normally suggest regarding withholding?]]I won't speak for "jessholl" in her interpretation, but I would guess that the W-4s would be reduced. Because of the marriage penalty, two working spouses will generally pay more in taxes than two single people in the same situation.You can read more about the marriage penalty in my series of posts on that issue in the Taxes FAQ area (archives section). You might want to check it out for some additional reading.TMF TaxesRoyWant to learn more about taxes and investing? Then we have a deal for you!! The Motley Fool Investment Tax Guide is now available through Fool Mart. Be the first one on your block to own this masterpiece. There is still time available to do that tax planning (and tax saving) before the end of the year. So just click on this link (http://www.foolmart.com/market/product.asp?pfid=MF+013+I) to read more about this amazing collection of tax information. (Apologies for the shameless plug…but it is a pretty good book…if I do say so myself). In addition, if you would like to visit the Taxes FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) area, click on http://www.fool.com/school/taxes/taxes.htm and you'll be right at the home page. Pay special attention to the "archives" section. Check it out. Finally, if you need to get to the IRS web site, click on http://www.irs.ustreas.gov to go directly there.
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