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My wife already filed, married, filing separately. I have not filed. We want to change our status and file married, filing jointly. What amendment steps are necessary?

 
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Hal_Al
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My wife already filed, married, filing separately. I have not filed. We want to change our status and file married, filing jointly. What amendment steps are necessary?

You do not file a return of your own at this point. She files an amended return, adding you and changing to Married Filing Jointly.

How to amend https://ttlc.intuit.com/questions/1894381-how-to-amend-change-or-correct-a-return-you-already-filed

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Hal_Al
Level 15

My wife already filed, married, filing separately. I have not filed. We want to change our status and file married, filing jointly. What amendment steps are necessary?

You do not file a return of your own at this point. She files an amended return, adding you and changing to Married Filing Jointly.

How to amend https://ttlc.intuit.com/questions/1894381-how-to-amend-change-or-correct-a-return-you-already-filed

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