Do I Have To File?

No, if your income falls below the following limits:

      FILING STATUS


  • SINGLE


  • MARRIED FILING JOINTLY



  • MARRIED FILING SEPARATELY

  • HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD


  • QUALIFYING WIDOWER

      AGE AS OF 1/1/18


  • Under 65
  • Over 65

  • Under 65 (Both Spouses)
  • Over 65 (One Spouse)
  • Over 65 (Both Spouses)

  • Any age

  • Under 65
  • Over 65

  • Under 65
  • Over 65

      INCOME LIMITS:


  • $10,400
  • $11,950

  • $20,800
  • $22,050
  • $23,300

  • $4,050

  • $13,400
  • $14,950

  • $16,750
  • $18,000

Other Items That May Require You To File

  • Self Employed Persons who Received $400 or More

  • To Meet Health Insure RequirementsIf you are on Social Security and half of your social security benefits plus your other gross income and any tax-ex-empt interest is more than $25,000 ($32,000 if married filing jointly).

  • You were married, filing a separate return, and you lived with your spouse at any time during 2017

  • Surviving Spouse