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omii123456789
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If a person claims you in your taxes and you don’t want to be claim any more by that person can they put a stop to it ?

I’ve been claim by my brother in law 

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CarolC
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If a person claims you in your taxes and you don’t want to be claim any more by that person can they put a stop to it ?

It depends.  The IRS allows a person to claim another person as a Dependent on their tax return if ALL of the following criteria listed in the TurboTax FAQ below are met.  If the criteria are not met, then your brother-in-law cannot claim you.

Click this IRS link How Do You Report Suspected Tax Fraud Activity? for instructions on how to report it. 

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CarolC
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If a person claims you in your taxes and you don’t want to be claim any more by that person can they put a stop to it ?

It depends.  The IRS allows a person to claim another person as a Dependent on their tax return if ALL of the following criteria listed in the TurboTax FAQ below are met.  If the criteria are not met, then your brother-in-law cannot claim you.

Click this IRS link How Do You Report Suspected Tax Fraud Activity? for instructions on how to report it. 

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