Can i claim my child if he files his own taxes?

Answer Yes, you are still allowed to claim a child as your dependent even if he files his own taxes. However, he cannot claim a personal exemption for himself on his tax return if you claim him as a depen... Read More »

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Can I claim a dependent who files taxes?

You can claim a person who meets the criteria for you to claim her as a dependent even if she files her own tax return. However, her filing status cannot be married filing jointly nor can she claim... Read More »

Can i claim my foster child on my taxes?

A foster child can be claimed on your taxes as a dependent as long as she meets the other qualifications for being claimed as a dependent, which include being under 19 years old (or 24 if a full-ti... Read More »

Can you claim an unborn child on income taxes?

In order for you to claim an exemption on your federal income taxes, your child must be born during the calendar year. You may not claim a stillborn child as a dependent, but you may claim a child ... Read More »

How long can you claim a child as a deduction on taxes?

You can claim your child on as a dependent on your tax return as long as the child is under 19 at the end of the tax year. If the child is under 24, you can still claim him if he us a full-time stu... Read More »