Head of Family or Head of Household
24/4/18 Head of Family or Head of Household
- For purposes of federal income taxes, a filing category for someone who is unmarried or legally separated from a spouse and who provides a home for at least one dependent for more than half of the year. The tax rate for someone filing as head of household is lower than it would be for someone filing as a single person.
- The primary breadwinner in a family.
BTW, were you familiar with the term “breadwinner”? Interesting, right?
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