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jason3f
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My 20 year old son lives at home, I support him and he is not a student. He had income of 6000, why can't I claim him?

 
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xmasbaby0
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My 20 year old son lives at home, I support him and he is not a student. He had income of 6000, why can't I claim him?

You cannot claim him because at 20, if he is not a full-time student, he earned over $4150, which is the "cut-off" for being able to claim him 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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xmasbaby0
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My 20 year old son lives at home, I support him and he is not a student. He had income of 6000, why can't I claim him?

You cannot claim him because at 20, if he is not a full-time student, he earned over $4150, which is the "cut-off" for being able to claim him 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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