What is the Head of Household filing status?
This is a filing status available for people who are single (unmarried as of December 31, 2012) and financially support a child or dependent who lives in their home.
Qualifying for the Head of Household filing status means you'll get a larger Standard Deduction, which saves you more money on your taxes.
We'll determine if you qualify for the Head of Household filing status, based on your answers. And, you can check your filing status at any time.