Spouses need to file tax return separately either by NETFILE or paper, however spouse's tax data
are used in eath other's tax return. Coupled return by myTaxExpress means just one tax return file
for both, such that spouse's data can be cross-referenced automatically. This saves a lot
of duplicate work when preparing couple's tax return. Finally, you still need to generate two NETFILE
files or two paper print of tax returns to complete the filing process.
Create Coupled Return
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From tax year 2003, you can create a coupled return with your spouse, as indicated
by red color highlighted checkbox above.
Switch Tax Return
To switch tax return between spouses, you need to choose the listbox beside title "Tax Return For"
on the toolbar, as highlighted in the following screenshot: