Sign Up

Why sign in to the Community?

  • Submit a question
  • Check your notifications
or and start working on your taxes
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
jessica-l-woll
New Member

Hi all, My husband is a non-resident alien and, as a result, I am filing as "married filing separately". What do I put for his SSN?

 
2 Replies
jessica-l-woll
New Member

Hi all, My husband is a non-resident alien and, as a result, I am filing as "married filing separately". What do I put for his SSN?

To clarify, he does not have a SSN or ITIN.

DoninGA
Level 15

Hi all, My husband is a non-resident alien and, as a result, I am filing as "married filing separately". What do I put for his SSN?

If you are a US citizen or US resident and your spouse does not have a Social Security number or an ITIN and you are not applying for an ITIN with the tax return then you can only file your tax return as Married Filing Separately.  Where asked to enter the spouse's Social Security number enter 999-88-9999.  You can only print and mail your tax return, it cannot be e-filed.  When you print the tax return erase the Social Security number for your spouse and manually enter NRA for non-resident alien.

See this TurboTax support FAQ for the procedure to print and mail a tax return using the online editions - https://ttlc.intuit.com/questions/1944348-how-do-i-print-and-mail-my-return-in-turbotax-online

Dynamic AdsDynamic Ads
Privacy Settings
v