Taxes

  1. Top Reasons to File Separately When Married

    Most of the time, it makes sense for couples to file their taxes jointly. Except ...
  2. State Laws Dictate Division Of Joint Property

    In breakup, divorce or death, community or common law will determine how property ...
  3. Divorce Over 50: Seven Mistakes to Avoid

    With longer lives and women's greater financial independence, divorces at 50+ are ...
  4. Must-Do Financial Moves For Same-Sex Marriages

    Same-sex couples should create the safeguards all married people need, plus a few ...
  5. How Women In Transition Should Mind Their Finances

    With roughly 80% of women dying single due to divorce or outliving their spouses, ...
  6. Why Marriage Makes Financial Sense

    Getting married has many financial positives. Here are some of them.
  1. When am I considered "married" for tax purposes?

    You are generally considered married for tax purposes as long as you were married as of the last day of the year, regardless ...
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