In the vast majority of states, you don't have to worry about paying your wife's debt unless you have a joint account. Common law states, which are the 41 states
The IRS can garnish wages and seize tax refunds to pay any of these debts. If you file jointly, you forfeit the joint refund. It won't matter that you
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