topic Converting to a spousal return after starting a single return (spouse passed away) in After you file https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/after-you-file/discussion/converting-to-a-spousal-return-after-starting-a-single-return-spouse-passed-away/01/884182#M521 <P>I have started a return for my 85 year old mother.&nbsp; I want to do a spousal return for my father who passed away in 2014.&nbsp; How do I do both at the same time?<BR /></P><BR /> Wed, 30 Oct 2019 03:27:59 GMT msauze 2019-10-30T03:27:59Z Converting to a spousal return after starting a single return (spouse passed away) https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/after-you-file/discussion/converting-to-a-spousal-return-after-starting-a-single-return-spouse-passed-away/01/884182#M521 <P>I have started a return for my 85 year old mother.&nbsp; I want to do a spousal return for my father who passed away in 2014.&nbsp; How do I do both at the same time?<BR /></P><BR /> Wed, 30 Oct 2019 03:27:59 GMT https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/after-you-file/discussion/converting-to-a-spousal-return-after-starting-a-single-return-spouse-passed-away/01/884182#M521 msauze 2019-10-30T03:27:59Z You cannot convert in mid-stream.You would need to start... https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/after-you-file/discussion/you-cannot-convert-in-mid-stream-you-would-need-to-start/01/884183#M522 You cannot convert in mid-stream.You would need to start a new return with spousal prep.<BR />It is still two distinct returns, no spousal,in Canada.<BR />Given one is a deceased taxpayer I suggest keep them as separately prepared returns. Wed, 30 Oct 2019 03:28:00 GMT https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/after-you-file/discussion/you-cannot-convert-in-mid-stream-you-would-need-to-start/01/884183#M522 TonyC11 2019-10-30T03:28:00Z Thanks for the reply Tony.  If I keep them as seperate re... https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/after-you-file/discussion/thanks-for-the-reply-tony-if-i-keep-them-as-seperate-re/01/884185#M523 Thanks for the reply Tony.&nbsp;&nbsp;If I keep them as seperate returns, do I not lose the opportunity for tax savings? Wed, 30 Oct 2019 03:28:01 GMT https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/after-you-file/discussion/thanks-for-the-reply-tony-if-i-keep-them-as-seperate-re/01/884185#M523 msauze 2019-10-30T03:28:01Z
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You cannot convert in mid-stream.You would need to start a new return with spousal prep.<BR />It is still two distinct returns, no spousal,in Canada.<BR />Given one is a deceased taxpayer I suggest keep them as separately prepared returns.
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Thanks for the reply Tony.  If I keep them as seperate re...
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