head of household

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Noun1.head of household - the head of a household or family or tribe
chief, top dog, head - a person who is in charge; "the head of the whole operation"
materfamilias, matriarch - a female head of a family or tribe
paterfamilias, patriarch - the male head of family or tribe
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"In my opinion, marriages, the birth of infants, and the deaths of heads of households cannot be surrounded with too much circumstance.
"90% are single women, who are heads of household, who raise their children and who work more than 2,000 hours in the construction of their homes," said Cairo.
According to the respondents, if heads of household is a conservatism and patriarchy individual and/or trust in his own personal capabilities and information, he/she will tend to prefer individual decision-making.
However, this study tends to contribute to the study of poverty reduction in Nigeria, by looking at the socio-demographic characteristics of the heads of household as a determinant of poverty in Niger State, Nigeria.
$62,000 to $72,000 (single taxpayers and heads of household); $0 to $
(1) Sixty-two percent of surveyed heads of household reported having a monthly household income considered sufficient to afford the cost of a circumcision; however, 60% of household heads reported not being willing to pay for the procedure, no matter the cost.
heads of household with taxable income above $425,000 and married couples filing jointly with taxable income above $450,000.
* The deduction for taxpayers making contributions to a traditional IRA is phased out for singles and heads of household who are covered by a workplace retirement plan and have modified adjusted gross incomes (AGI) between $58,000 and $68,000, up from $56,000 and $66,000 in 2011.
Regarding the gender of the heads of the households, it was determined that there is predominance of male heads of household (75.1%).
* The new standard deduction is $11,600 for married couples filing a joint return, up $200, $5,800 for singles and married individuals filing separately, up $100, and $8,500 for heads of household, also up $100.
[David Zucker, CEO of Midway Games] points out that 69 percent of American heads of household now are players.

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