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A taxpayer may file an amended return to change the filing status claimed on the original return. Changes may involve the following:
From Married Filing Separate (MFS), Single, or Head of Household (HOH) to Joint
If you were to file the 1040X and amend your 2010 return to joint your spouse would need to include their worldwide income.If you make this choice, you and your spouse are treated as residents for your entire tax year for the purpose of your federal individual income tax return, and for the purpose of withholding U.S. federal income tax from your wages.
Attach a statement, signed by both spouses, to your joint amended return for the first tax year for which the choice applies. It should contain the following information:
Where can find this information in the tax code? I just want to put my hands on the aupporting reference. Thanks
I listed the IRC above
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