how can i change from married filing jointly to separately without starting over?

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Go to:

Personal Info TAB
Find the screen labeled Your Personal Info
Click Edit next to Your Filing Status
Change the status to Married Filing Separate

You will need to remove any of your spouses income and deductions from your file.
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    You really should not do that.  It's not just a matter of removing spouse's income, you'
    d have top go back over every single deductions and credit you've entered.  You're much better off starting over.  also, you cannot just change it back to joint again without redoing the entire return.
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      Also you can't change if you transferred from last year.  Especially if you want to remove the first and primary taxpayer listed.  It would be better to start over with a new account and username.
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