5 expert tips for filing taxes as a newlywed couple
Getting married is an exciting time and a significant milestone, but it also comes with new adjustments. Filing taxes may not be the most exciting part, but it’s important to understand how marriage affects your taxes.
- Most newlywed couples will want to file jointly, but it’s not the right choice for everyone.
- When you can file as a married person depends on the year of your marriage license, not when you get married.
- If your tax situation changes year-to-year, you don’t have to do the same thing every time.