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I have a client that her spouse died in 2018, and she wants to file now the 2017 return. How do I get a signature on form 8879 from the deceased spouse?

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If you can get the dearly departed’s signature on the form, everybody here will be impressed.  However, all you need is the surviving spouse’s signature.

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If you can get the dearly departed’s signature on the form, everybody here will be impressed.  However, all you need is the surviving spouse’s signature.

ex-AllStar, ex-Lutefisk taste taster, ex-ACME product tester
and ex marks the spot where those rocks and anvils hit me.

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Ha ha, thanks for your quick answer!
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You betcha!
ex-AllStar, ex-Lutefisk taste taster, ex-ACME product tester
and ex marks the spot where those rocks and anvils hit me.
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