My husband is on disability and I work. Can I file as head of household?

Jan 25, 2019
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My husband is on disability and I work. Can I file as head of household?

No. Head of Household status is only available to unmarried taxpayers who provide more than 50 percent of the living expenses for a qualified dependent. You would file jointly as married.
 
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Answered by: Amy M. Swartzfager, CPA, is a senior tax analyst with API Technologies Corp. in Fairview, Pa.

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