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jeffronda_66
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Child 17 12/24/16, why can't I take child credit

 
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xmasbaby0
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Child 17 12/24/16, why can't I take child credit

If your child turned 17 in 2016, even on the last day of 2016, you do not get the child tax credit.  There are no exceptions to the rule.  You can still claim your child as a dependent.

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