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2010 tax Publication 555 - Introductory Material Table of Contents Future Developments What's New Important Reminder IntroductionOrdering forms and publications. 2010 tax Tax questions. 2010 tax Useful Items - You may want to see: Future Developments For the latest information about developments related to Publication 555, such as legislation enacted after it was published, go to www. 2010 tax irs. 2010 tax gov/pub555. 2010 tax What's New Same-sex marriages. 2010 tax For federal tax purposes, individuals of the same sex are married if they were lawfully married in a state (or foreign country) whose laws authorize the marriage of two individuals of the same sex, even if the state (or foreign country) in which they now live does not recognize same-sex marriage. 2010 tax The term "spouse" includes an individual married to a person of the same sex if the couple is lawfully married under state (or foreign) law. 2010 tax However, individuals who have entered into a registered domestic partnership, civil union, or other similar relationship that is not called a marriage under state (or foreign) law are not married for federal tax purposes. 2010 tax The word “state” as used here includes the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and U. 2010 tax S. 2010 tax territories and possessions. 2010 tax It means any domestic jurisdiction that has the legal authority to sanction marriages. 2010 tax The term “foreign country” means any foreign jurisdiction that has the legal authority to sanction marriages. 2010 tax If individuals of the same sex are married, they generally must use the married filing jointly or married filing separately filing status. 2010 tax However, if they did not live together during the last 6 months of the year, one or both of them may be able to use the head of household filing status. 2010 tax For details, see Publication 501, Exemptions, Standard Deduction, and Filing Information. 2010 tax Also see Revenue Ruling 2013-17 and Answers to Frequently Asked Questions for Individuals of the Same Sex Who Are Married Under State Law on IRS. 2010 tax gov. 2010 tax Important Reminder Photographs of missing children. 2010 tax The Internal Revenue Service is a proud partner with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. 2010 tax Photographs of missing children selected by the Center may appear in this publication on pages that would otherwise be blank. 2010 tax You can help bring these children home by looking at the photographs and calling 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678) if you recognize a child. 2010 tax Introduction This publication is for married taxpayers who are domiciled in one of the following community property states: Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington, or Wisconsin. 2010 tax This publication does not address the federal tax treatment of income or property subject to the “community property” election under Alaska state laws. 2010 tax Community property laws affect how you figure your income on your federal income tax return if you are married, live in a community property state or country, and file separate returns. 2010 tax If you are married, your tax usually will be less if you file married filing jointly than if you file married filing separately. 2010 tax However, sometimes it can be to your advantage to file separate returns. 2010 tax If you and your spouse file separate returns, you have to determine your community income and your separate income. 2010 tax Community property laws also affect your basis in property you inherit from a married person who lived in a community property state. 2010 tax See Death of spouse , later. 2010 tax Registered domestic partners. 2010 tax This publication is also for registered domestic partners who are domiciled in Nevada, Washington, or California. 2010 tax Registered domestic partners in Nevada, Washington, or California generally must follow state community property laws and report half the combined community income of the individual and his or her registered domestic partner. 2010 tax Registered domestic partners are not married for federal tax purposes. 2010 tax They can use the single filing status, or if they qualify, the head of household filing status. 2010 tax You can find answers to frequently asked questions by going to www. 2010 tax irs. 2010 tax gov/pub555 and clicking on Answers to Frequently Asked Questions for Registered Domestic Partners and Individuals in Civil Unions under Other Items You May Find Useful. 2010 tax Comments and suggestions. 2010 tax We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. 2010 tax You can write to us at the following address: Internal Revenue Service Tax Forms and Publications Division 1111 Constitution Ave. 2010 tax NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224 We respond to many letters by telephone. 2010 tax Therefore, it would be helpful if you would include your daytime phone number, including the area code, in your 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504 Divorced or Separated Individuals 505 Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax 971 Innocent Spouse Relief Form (and Instructions) 8857 Request for Innocent Spouse Relief 8958 Allocation of Tax Amounts Between Certain Individuals in Community Property States See How To Get Tax Help near the end of this publication for information about getting these publications and forms. 2010 tax Prev Up Next Home More Online Publications