My husband and I are separated, we do not live together but we are not divorced. We have been to court for child support. The children live with me full time and he pays me child support. Is this the same as a legal separation? How should I file on my taxes? We live in NYC
You need to enter into a legally binding written separation agreement to be legally separated. See:
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