Married Filing Jointly or Married Filing Separately?
Under normal circumstances, filing jointly is the better option for married couples. More tax credits are available to married couples filing jointly than those filing separately, including: Earned Income CreditChild Tax CreditChild and Dependent Care CreditElderly and Disabled CreditAmerican Opportunity CreditLifetime Learning CreditStudent Loan Interest DeductionsTuition and Fees DeductionsAdoption Expenses