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If Im single with no dependents. should I claim 1 or

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If I'm single with no dependents. should I claim 1 or 0 to get more money back at the end of the year?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Wayne Brasch replied 10 years ago.
If you claim zero, your employer will withhold a larger amount from every paycheck you get than if you claim one. That, of course, will give you less money each payday, but your refund should be more when the next return is filed.