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Can you file for tax return while unemployed?

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Answered 2013-03-13 21:19:38

Yes you can. The tax return is for last year, if you have paid taxes last year then you can, i.e a job or self employment etc

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How do you you file a tax return for a person who works outside of the US?

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Do you always have to file a consolidated tax return if you file one this year?

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