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katebennett47
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I am filing married jointly, however my husbands return will be taken for child support. Should I file an injured spouse form?

 
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MinhT
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I am filing married jointly, however my husbands return will be taken for child support. Should I file an injured spouse form?

Yes, you must file form 8379 - Injured Spouse with your tax return to prevent the IRS from intercepting your share of refund.

Please read this TurboTax FAQ on how to file form 8379:

https://ttlc.intuit.com/replies/3326788


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MinhT
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I am filing married jointly, however my husbands return will be taken for child support. Should I file an injured spouse form?

Yes, you must file form 8379 - Injured Spouse with your tax return to prevent the IRS from intercepting your share of refund.

Please read this TurboTax FAQ on how to file form 8379:

https://ttlc.intuit.com/replies/3326788


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