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ondrearene4
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My Daughter who was 18 last year is permanently disabled she receives ssi but I did not know I can claim her can I go back to last year's return and claim her?

 
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DoninGA
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My Daughter who was 18 last year is permanently disabled she receives ssi but I did not know I can claim her can I go back to last year's return and claim her?

You would need to amend the 2016 tax return to add her as your dependent.

See this TurboTax support FAQ for amending a 2016 tax return originally completed using TurboTax (online or desktop) - https://ttlc.intuit.com/questions/3061514-how-do-i-amend-a-2016-return-in-turbotax

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DoninGA
Level 15

My Daughter who was 18 last year is permanently disabled she receives ssi but I did not know I can claim her can I go back to last year's return and claim her?

You would need to amend the 2016 tax return to add her as your dependent.

See this TurboTax support FAQ for amending a 2016 tax return originally completed using TurboTax (online or desktop) - https://ttlc.intuit.com/questions/3061514-how-do-i-amend-a-2016-return-in-turbotax

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