Filing Status


Enter the code on line 1 that matches the filing status of your federal return (refer to the following lines on your federal return):

  • 1040 and 1040A, lines 1 through 5
  • 1040EZ, no federal filing status is listed. Select the filing status code 1 or 2, whichever applies
  • 1040NR, if you marked box 1 through 5 on your federal return select filing status code 1 on your Utah return. If you marked box 6 on your federal return select filing status code 5 on your Utah return.
  • 1040NR-EZ, select filing status code 1.

Married Couples Where One Spouse is a Utah Resident

An individual filing a married-filing-joint return with someone who is a Utah resident is also considered to be a Utah resident.

For more information, see:

Same-sex Married Couples

Same-sex marriages are valid in Utah and legally married same-sex couples must file their Utah returns using the same filing status as on their federal returns.