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Qualifying Widow(er) Filing Status

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Why YOU Should Care:

For two years following the death of a spouse, if you qualify, you may be able to file as a Qualifying Widow(er). This filing status enables you to use the rates associated with the Married Filing Jointly status and claim the higher standard deduction amount. These benefits may lower your overall tax bill.

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