Filing Status - Remove Spouse SSN After Importing

To change your filing status from Married Filing Joint to Head of Household after importing, you will need to remove any spouse information from your return.

To remove the Social Security Number (SSN):

  1. From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop) click Federal. On smaller devices, click in the upper left-hand corner, then Federal.
  2. Click Basic Information under Federal Quick Q&A Topics to expand that category, then click Spouse information import.
  3. Check the box and then click Continue.
  4. Review return to verify all spouse information has been removed.