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martin6
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Filing joint return. How to answer question regarding health insurance coverage for spouse who passed away? If I answer less than one full year, there are penalties.

 
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Rachel_W
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Filing joint return. How to answer question regarding health insurance coverage for spouse who passed away? If I answer less than one full year, there are penalties.

If your spouse was covered by health insurance for all of 2017 until they passed away, you should choose "full year" for coverage.  

My deepest condolences for the loss of your spouse.

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Rachel_W
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Filing joint return. How to answer question regarding health insurance coverage for spouse who passed away? If I answer less than one full year, there are penalties.

If your spouse was covered by health insurance for all of 2017 until they passed away, you should choose "full year" for coverage.  

My deepest condolences for the loss of your spouse.

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