With tax time looming around the corner, many married couples are in the process of preparing their 2012 taxes. For Washington couples who are recently separated or divorced, questions related to taxes and tax liabilities often arise.
It's nearly that time of year yet again; tax time. While few Washington residents look forward to filing their taxes, those who are newly divorced many find the process especially burdensome. There are, however, some basic tips divorced individuals should keep in mind when filing this year.
Celebrity divorces seemed to run rampant in 2011. There are also common folks who are divorcing, like a 99-year-old man who filed for divorce after he learned of his wife's affair in the 1940s.
Divorce can be one of the most difficult times of a person's life. Unfortunately, even after the divorce is complete, you may still be faced with legal challenges. If you have children and are getting ready to file your first tax return since your divorce, it may be beneficial to find professional support.