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

Answer 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 »

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Who Can Claim Children As Dependents on Federal Taxes?

Federal tax rules stipulate six tests that must be met in order to claim a child as your dependent on your income tax Form 1040, according to Publication 17 posted on the website. Each depe... Read More »

What Happens If You Claim Unemployment & Find a Temporary Job & Have to Claim Unemployment Again?

Your state unemployment program wants you to find work. Unemployment insurance is there to help you through the rough times while you search for work. That's why if you get some temporary work, the... Read More »

Can You Open a Second Claim of Unemployment After Using Up All the Claim in Ohio?

There's a simple reason the U.S. Department of Labor and states limit the length of time anyone can receive unemployment: The program and its benefits are meant to provide only temporary relief to ... Read More »

How many dependents can you claim on an eic?

You can claim up to three qualifying dependents on an EIC (earned income credit) form. Claiming three dependents meets the requirement for the number of dependents necessary to obtain the maximum a... Read More »