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If you and your mate filed separately can the irs make you

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If you and your mate filed separately can the irs make you pay his past due taxes?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Mark Taylor replied 5 months ago.

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Expert:  Mark Taylor replied 5 months ago.

Were the taxes from before you were married? Were the taxes the result of a joint return?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
We were married but we filed separately because he owed back taxes . He did not want them to affect mr he has since past.
Expert:  Mark Taylor replied 5 months ago.

If you file separately the IRS will treat your accounts separately. This usually results in a higher tax liability.