Tax Implications of Special Circumstances


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Which of the following best describes an audit of a person's taxes?

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1. Which of the following is TRUE of the estate tax?

2. Which of the following is necessary for a widow to file jointly as a qualified widow following her spouse's death?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet set will quickly assess your knowledge of special circumstances in tax law. You will identify specific requirements and how they affect tax liability.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These questions will test your understanding of:

  • Tax audits
  • Estate taxes
  • Taxes of divorced couples

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the material, such as how bankruptcy affects tax obligations
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of tax law to explain how a widow can file jointly as a qualified widow
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as tax audits and estate taxes

Additional Learning

You can learn more about laws relating to taxation by reading the lesson titled Tax Implications of Special Circumstances. It will help explain things like:

  • Filing status
  • Effect of net worth on tax liability
  • Fraudulent activities related to taxes