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tyler-drake71
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I am filing married jointly. do I need to add my wifes w2 if she makes less then $14000?

 
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Howard1948
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I am filing married jointly. do I need to add my wifes w2 if she makes less then $14000?

Yes.  If you are required to file a Federal income tax return, you must include all taxable income for 2016 in that return.  And for a joint return, that means the income for both spouses.  There is no de minimum amount below which a W-2 does not have to be included.

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Howard1948
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I am filing married jointly. do I need to add my wifes w2 if she makes less then $14000?

Yes.  If you are required to file a Federal income tax return, you must include all taxable income for 2016 in that return.  And for a joint return, that means the income for both spouses.  There is no de minimum amount below which a W-2 does not have to be included.

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