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My wife passed away 5-1-2017 can I still claim her on 2017 taxes

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Hey! I'm Carter, I'm a CPA and can help you with this.

Yes, for 2017 you can file married filing jointly for the year. If you have dependent children, you can file as qualified widower in 2018 and 2019.

Hope that helps. If you need anything else, let me know. If not, please leave a rating. Thanks!

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