Just split the amount in half and each of you take 50% of the refund or you can divide the total in proportion to each of your earnings. For example, if one spouse earns 75% of the household income, let that spouse take 75% of the refund and the other spouse will take the other 25%.
• Open up your Turbotax program and select the Federal Taxes tab at the top left of your screen
• Select Wages & Income and I’ll choose what I work on
• On your 2016 Income Summary Page, scroll down to the 1099-MISC and Other Common Income section, and select the Start or Update button to the right of the line that reads State and Local Tax Refunds on Form 1099-G