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IRS Tiebreaker Rules for Claiming Dependents - Single Parents
Claiming dependents for tax purposes can be confusing, especially for parents who share physical custody. Find out how the IRS resolves tiebreaker situations ...
Claim Child Dependent - Tax Rules for Single Parents
In the case of divorced, separated, or never married parents, who can legally claim the child as a dependent for tax purposes? Can both parents claim the child?
Tax Laws for Claiming Dependents on Your Tax Return
Rules on claiming a person as a dependent on your tax return.
About Dependents - Tax Planning: U.S. - About.com
Being able to claim a dependent on a tax return is tied to a number of related tax benefits. Taxpayers who claim dependents can claim an additional personal ...
Can Two Taxpayers Claim the Same Dependent? - Tax Planning: U.S.
The way the tax laws are written, only one person can claim a dependent on their tax return. However two parents may be able to both claim tax breaks ...
US Military Enlistment Standards -- Dependents
The military has regulations that actually *REQUIRE* you to provide adequate financial support for your dependents. Because of this, the military limits the ...
How the IRS Audits Tax Returns Claiming Same Dependent
Audits for Determining Who is Eligible to Claim a Dependent. Tips for Avoiding or Resolving Your Audit over Dependents. By William Perez. Tax Planning: U.S. ...
Claiming Dependents: Complications In The New Tax Law
Jan 24, 2006 ... Starting with tax year 2005, there are new rules for claiming dependents. This has caused a lot of confusion among tax professionals and ...
Tips for Resolving Disputes over Dependents - Tax Planning: U.S.
Jan 24, 2012 ... Quite frequently readers will ask how they can resolve disagreements among family members over who get's to claim a dependent. It's helpful ...
Old Rules for Claiming a Dependent: For Tax Years 2004 and Earlier
The rules for claiming a dependent changed in 2005. The old rules have five criteria for claiming a dependent. Some dependents that did not qualify under the ...