Federal Standard Deductions Tax Year 2020

Single (Under 65) - $12,400

Single (65 or older) - 14,050

 

Married Filing Jointly (Under 65) - $24,800

Married Filing Jointly (65 or Older - One Spouse) - $26,100

Married Filing Jointly (65 or Older -Two Spouse) - $27,400 

 

Married Filing Separately (any age) - $5

 

 Head of Household (Under 65) - 18,650

Head of Household (65 or Older) - 20,300

 

Qualifying Widow(er) (Under 65) - 24,800 

Qualifying Widow(er) (65 or Older) - 26,100