You can claim anywhere between 0 and 3 allowances on the 2019 W4 IRS form, depending on what you're eligible for. Generally, the more allowances you claim, the less tax will be withheld from each paycheck.How many dependents can you claim on W4?
You have zero dependents and only one job, so ideally the total number of allowances you’re claiming would be two. On your W-4 form, you would write a “1” beside line A and a “1” next to line D under the Personal Allowances Worksheet. You could choose to claim zero tax allowances.Do I claim zero, one, two W-4 allowances?
If you are single, have no dependents, and have 2 jobs, you could even claim both jobs on one W-4, and 0 on the other. When you claim 0 on your taxes, you are having the largest amount withheld from your paycheck for federal taxes. If your goal is to receive a larger tax refund, then it will be your best option to claim 0.