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David_in_CT
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Am I required to claim my child as a dependent?

Or can I choose not to, even if they meet dependency requirements?
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ToddL99
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Am I required to claim my child as a dependent?

You are not required to claim your child (or anyone else) as a dependent on your tax return, even if  they qualify.

David_in_CT
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Am I required to claim my child as a dependent?

Thank you. 

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