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feburary1987
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Me and my boyfriend r engaged we live 2gether and have children 2gether we both worked how can we file 2gether?

How do we file?
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xmasbaby0
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Me and my boyfriend r engaged we live 2gether and have children 2gether we both worked how can we file 2gether?

"Engaged" is not legally married.  You cannot file a joint tax return.  Only legally married couples can file a joint return.  One of you files Single, and the other can file as Head of Household and claim the kids.  

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**

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xmasbaby0
Level 15

Me and my boyfriend r engaged we live 2gether and have children 2gether we both worked how can we file 2gether?

"Engaged" is not legally married.  You cannot file a joint tax return.  Only legally married couples can file a joint return.  One of you files Single, and the other can file as Head of Household and claim the kids.  

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**
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