greendesigner
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Claim mom as dependent? 70% living expenses for 5 months. Paid 100% of out of pocket for private room at nursing home for 6 months. On Medicaid. Passed November.

I claimed her in past years as I paid 70% of all her out of pocket expenses for a number of years. She lived in independent living until moving to a nursing home. I paid for private room Medicaid paid for the rest. Only income she had was SS.