Lost Your Spouse? What To Know About Your Tax Filing Status Now
After the loss of a spouse or partner, the surviving spouse faces many challenges. And although the most important ones to overcome are usually emotional and psychological, financial challenges must also be dealt with. And one of these is tax planning and preparation. To help you reduce your tax burden in the immediate aftermath of your spouse's passing, here's what every survivor needs to know about their tax filing status this year and moving forward.