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Yes, under U.S. law, if they meet all of the requirements.
yes, if that sister has resided with you 6-12 months of the previous year and you have taken care of that sister,I know this because my 11 year old brother resides with …me and I file him on my taxes
There are 2 types of people that qualify as dependents: Children & Relatives. The things that must be met to qualify (tests) as either are specific, but fairly easy… - and too lenghty to abbrieviate here: See page 11 of this: http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p15a.pdf
No. But they can't claim themselves if they file. No. But they can't claim themselves if they file.
you will have to pay your own taxes not your parents.
No Veterans service connected disability pay is not reported on your income tax return. You do receive a 1099 information form from the VA for the amount of your disability pa…y that youu receive during the year.
Yes it is possible if all of the rules are met by you and the parent to be your qualifying relative dependent on your income tax return. You can claim your parents as a depend…ent if they meet the definition of a qualifying relative. This requires that the parents be a US citizen or resident of the US, Canada or Mexico, they are not filing a joint return other than to claim a full refund of any tax withheld, their taxable gross income was under $3650 for each one and you provided more than 50% of each ones total support. The individual DID NOT PROVIDE MORE than half of the individual total support for the tax year. The cost of support includes food, clothing, education, medical and dental care as well as the fair rental value of shelter provided. This must exceed the total of all other assistance coming from other sources, including other relatives, government entities, the person's savings and nontaxable income. Go to www.irs.gov and use the search box for the referenced material. References: Publication 501, Exemptions, Standard Deduction, and Filing Information Tax Topic 354, Dependents For a worksheet to use for determining support go to the search box at www.irs.gov and refer to publication 17 go to page 37. http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p17.pdf
Yes this is possible BUT. IF you do NOT have any other sources of worldwide gross income that you would have to report on your 1040 federal income tax return the answer is NO.… For additional information on the taxability of Social Security benefits, Go to the IRS gov website and use the search box for IRS Publication 915, Social Security and Equivalent Railroad Retirement Benefits.
no, once you claim someone you cannot be claimed yourself
In the US, when another taxpayer is entitled to claim you as a dependent on their income tax return, you cannot take an exemption for yourself even if the other taxpayer does …not actually claim you as a dependent. Then Exemptions for Dependents Dependent not allowed a personal exemption. If you can claim an exemption for your dependent, the dependent cannot claim his or her own personal exemption on his or her own tax return. This is true even if you do not claim the dependent's exemption on your return or if the exemption will be reduced under the phaseout rule described under Phaseout of Exemptions, later. Go to the IRS gov web site and use the search box for Publication 17 (2009), Your Federal Income Tax for Individuals go to chapter 3 Exemptions You can click on the below related link
If your 14 year old works and the parent is on disability does it affect the parents disability if they have to claim the child's taxes?
The income that the 14 year child earns is the child's income and would not be reported as income on the parents income tax return.
Yes you can claim childcare. As far as I know there is no set amount you can deduct.
yes as long as you are not a minor and you provided more than half of her financial support for the year in which you are filing taxes
Under some circumstances, yes. The tax instruction booklet contains a series of questions designed to help you figure out if you can do so in your particular case.
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Yes, if you're her primary caretaker.