The moment that you are divorced, you will notice that your tax return will chance. There are so many things that you should be aware of when you are divorced and need to file your taxes. You can’t afford to make any mistakes on your tax return, and if you are divorced you need to know some facts. Here is what you need to know before you file your returns when you are divorced.
Normally, when you are filing your tax return, you can claim the children. But, who is able to claim the children when you are divorced. You don’t want to do this incorrect.
The parent who has the custody of the children, or who has the children more than half of the year can claim the kids in their tax forms. You want to be able to claim the children if you have custody of the children, because you can get some tax refund for children under the age of eighteen years. You must make sure that the other parent doesn’t also claim the children.continue reading..
Your filing status
Your status when you are filing your taxes can be really become difficult when you are filing tax return for the first time after your divorce. The only thing that you really need to know that if you are divorced and the divorce is final, then you are single. No matter how long you are divorced and if you were married most of the tax year.
You should put in your tax return that you are single, no matter how long you are actually divorced. This is very important to know, before you are filing your taxes.
Child support and Alimony
Another aspect of filing your taxes and being divorced is that you should know …Read More