How to Claim Children That Are Living With an Ex-Wife?

Answer As a noncustodial parent, you may claim children who do not live with you if your former spouse releases her right to claim the dependency exemption for the children during a specific tax year. In ... Read More »

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Can your ex-wife and her new husband legally claim your children on their taxes if she does not have a taxable income but he does?

Answer Yes, if the couple is responsible for more than half of the financial support pertaining to the child/children. If the support amount is equal, it would be advisable for the parents to try t... Read More »

Living in Ct - currently on cobra - is ex-wife responsible for paying half of children's current cobra premium?

Answer What does your Judgement for Divorce say?when your COBRA expires

Will You Get Paid Extra on Your Unemployment Claim if You Claim Your Children As Dependents?

Unemployment benefits aren't needs-based. Instead, they are merit-based and depend on the wages you earned before you became unemployed. In some states, you can collect a little more each week base... Read More »

Is it legal for a husband to claim taxes when separated from his wife?

If they are legally married but living separately and if his wife had no income for the previous year, then a husband can claim her as a dependent. Otherwise, he can’t claim her as a dependent if... Read More »