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gracielouconrad
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Does it matter if my wife and i got married in 2018?

my wife and i got married in the year 2018. Does this affect my tax return?

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Coleen3
Intuit Alumni

Does it matter if my wife and i got married in 2018?

Yes. For one thing, neither of you can file as single anymore. Your choices are Married Filing Jointly and Married Filing Separately. You will have a greater income so certain credits may be phased out. You are jointly liable for each others tax situations if you file jointly.

gracielouconrad
New Member

Does it matter if my wife and i got married in 2018?

okay but do i need to enter in what date we got married on or anything of that nature?
Coleen3
Intuit Alumni

Does it matter if my wife and i got married in 2018?

No. Just include both your names and other information nd both incomes.
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