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Spouse is not US citizen/ not resident in US/no US income/assets/ no SSN; not subject to US taxes. TurboTax won't let me finish without entering spouse's info. Help pleas

 
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DoninGA
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Spouse is not US citizen/ not resident in US/no US income/assets/ no SSN; not subject to US taxes. TurboTax won't let me finish without entering spouse's info. Help pleas

If you are a US citizen 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 all 9's.  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

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DoninGA
Level 15

Spouse is not US citizen/ not resident in US/no US income/assets/ no SSN; not subject to US taxes. TurboTax won't let me finish without entering spouse's info. Help pleas

If you are a US citizen 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 all 9's.  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

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