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deidrat30
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Can I claim my child on my taxes if I didn’t claim them last year

 
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Opus 17
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Can I claim my child on my taxes if I didn’t claim them last year

If your child or someone else qualifies to be a dependent on your 2020 tax return, you can claim them as a dependent, even if you did not claim them in a previous year. 

*Answers are correct to the best of my ability at the time of posting but do not constitute legal or tax advice.*
xmasbaby0
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Can I claim my child on my taxes if I didn’t claim them last year

IRS interview to help determine who can be claimed:

https://www.irs.gov/help/ita/who-can-i-claim-as-a-dependent

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**
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