Many of us can’t avoid filing a tax return. But what if you don’t have a job? Are you required to file a return in that case? Here’s what you need to know.
Whether you’re required to file a tax return or not depends more on your income for the tax year you’re wondering about than whether you’re holding down a job at present. On April 15, tax returns will be due for the 2020 tax year, so whether you’re employed right now makes no difference as far as those returns are concerned.