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crespoyolanda
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Can i claim my grandmother who lived with me since 12/2016 and passed away on 11/2017

My grandmother lived with me and passed away on 11/2017 can i claim her as a dependant.

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CherylW
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Can i claim my grandmother who lived with me since 12/2016 and passed away on 11/2017

I'm sorry for your loss.

Yes, you can, as long as you provided more than half her annual support during 2017.

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CherylW
Level 3

Can i claim my grandmother who lived with me since 12/2016 and passed away on 11/2017

I'm sorry for your loss.

Yes, you can, as long as you provided more than half her annual support during 2017.

SweetieJean
Level 15

Can i claim my grandmother who lived with me since 12/2016 and passed away on 11/2017

It also depends upon Grandmother's income.
CherylW
Level 3

Can i claim my grandmother who lived with me since 12/2016 and passed away on 11/2017

Yes, SweetieJean is correct, she has to have made less than $4,050 for 2017 and provided more than half her support.
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