Can I use the post office as a mailing address?
In general, a post office box can be used instead of a street address when establishing a place for people to send mail, but not when someone needs to identify himself to the government. They have to identify each employee by name, social security number, and address in order to make those payments.
Does your mailing address have to be where you live?
The mailing address is where you receive your mail. The residential address is where you live. They can be the same address or not. Some people have their mail delivered to a post office box or an address that is not their home.
Can I legally have two addresses?
Yes, it is legal to have two home addresses. However, as previously stated, one is primary and the other secondary. In the US, you cannot be a registered voter at both locations. In addition, you can’t claim homestead exemption for both homes.
Can I use my parents address on my tax return?
You can use any address that you wish on your tax return. Your parents probably file Married Filing Jointly. Married filers can’t file as Head of Household. Keep in mind that if the IRS or your state department of revenue needed to contact you about your return, they would use the address on the tax return.