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I am have been living apart feom, my husband for 12 months,

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My husband for 12 months, he has always done his own person tax separate from mine. Am I liable at all for his tax debt

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Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 7 months ago

Good Afternoon

You are not liable for his tax debt.
Each taxpayer is liable for their own taxes

I hope this makes sense and is of assistance. If you have found my answer to be helpful, please rate me five stars so I can get paid for my services to you. I am happy for you to ask further questions on anything you wish more detail on.

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one there
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 7 months ago

Good Morning

Yes I am here

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Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 6 months ago

Good Afternoon

I am following up on my last post.

If you need further assistance please let me know, I am only too happy to assist.

If there is nothing further please do not forget to give me a 5 star rating so I can be paid for my work

Regards

Leon

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