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caydenpruiett
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How to i modify my W2 to not claim myself as a dependent?

I got a letter from the IRS stating that my father and I both claimed me as a dependent. I am attempting to change this using the turbotax program but can not figure out how to.
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DJS
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How to i modify my W2 to not claim myself as a dependent?

You select "someone else can claim you as a dependent." in the interview. 

1. Select Personal Info

2. Select edit the personal information for your name

3. Select Continue

4. Select "Someone else can claim "your name" on their tax return

5. Select Continue and complete the questions ....

Answers are correct to the best of my ability but do not constitute legal or tax advice.
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DJS
Level 7
Level 7

How to i modify my W2 to not claim myself as a dependent?

You select "someone else can claim you as a dependent." in the interview. 

1. Select Personal Info

2. Select edit the personal information for your name

3. Select Continue

4. Select "Someone else can claim "your name" on their tax return

5. Select Continue and complete the questions ....

Answers are correct to the best of my ability but do not constitute legal or tax advice.
**If this post is helpful please click on "thumbs up"**

View solution in original post

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