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My son was born October, 2018. Can I claim him as a dependant for the time I was pregnant or from October-present

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My son was born October, 2018. Can I claim him as a dependant for the time I was pregnant or from October-present

Being pregnant does not count on a tax return.  But as a matter of fact, since he was born in 2018 you can say that he lived with you the whole year so that you can get the child related credits you qualify for.  

**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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My son was born October, 2018. Can I claim him as a dependant for the time I was pregnant or from October-present

Being pregnant does not count on a tax return.  But as a matter of fact, since he was born in 2018 you can say that he lived with you the whole year so that you can get the child related credits you qualify for.  

**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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