Do I need to file a US Income tax return?
This post was origininally published on March 2, 2017 and has been updated to reflect current filing thresholds. Whether you owe taxes, or need to file a tax return at all, will depend on both your income and “filing status”. I’d like to present a brief overview of income and filing status, and how to figure out if you meet the filing threshold for a given year. Not sure if you need to file a tax return? First, determine your "Gross Income" – add up everything you received wo