head of household
- An unmarried or legally separated individual who financially supports and provides a home for at least one dependent for more than half a year, commonly the primary earner in a family
- After her divorce, Linda qualifies to file her taxes as a head of household now that she provides for her child.
- Jim adjusted his tax status to head of household after taking full responsibility for his aging parents.
- The new tax law changes could greatly impact those filing as the head of household.