Module 5: Filing Status
A taxpayer's filing status determines the rate at which his or her income is taxed. There are five filing statuses:
Tax Tutorial: Filing Status Discover the five filing statuses, and learn how they affect the tax rates.
Fact Sheet: Filing Status Print this fact sheet on filing statuses.
Simulation: Identifying Filing Status and Dependents Answer a series of questions about Joshua Bell. Then, see how your responses are reported in the filing status and exemption section of the tax return for Joshua Bell.
Assessment: Filing StatusReview your understanding of filing statuses
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