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lindseygriffin03
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My son was legally disabled until August 2019 (last ssi payment received), would i put he was disabled on tax forms or select none of the above?

 
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Bsch4477
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My son was legally disabled until August 2019 (last ssi payment received), would i put he was disabled on tax forms or select none of the above?

A person is permanently and totally disabledif both of the following apply. 1. He or she can't engage in any substantial gainful activity because of a physical or mental condition. 2. A physician determines that the disability has lasted or can be expected to last continuously for at least a year or can lead to death. 

From your post, he would not be considered disabled.

Carl
Level 15

My son was legally disabled until August 2019 (last ssi payment received), would i put he was disabled on tax forms or select none of the above?

I am curious as to why he is no longer disabled? Perhaps he passed away in August? If so, then that does not change his status on your tax return and you *can* claim him as a dependent for the entire tax year.

 

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