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johnvddoes
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Question: "How many months did Ashley live with you in 2019?" She lived in a FL Univ. dorm from August till December 2019. Can I say she lived with me for all of 2019?

 
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Texas Roger
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Question: "How many months did Ashley live with you in 2019?" She lived in a FL Univ. dorm from August till December 2019. Can I say she lived with me for all of 2019?

Yes you can say she lived with you the entire year. Temporary absences while away at college are considered living with you. 

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KatrinaB48
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Question: "How many months did Ashley live with you in 2019?" She lived in a FL Univ. dorm from August till December 2019. Can I say she lived with me for all of 2019?

Yes, you should say that she lived in your home for 12 months. The IRS considers attending school as a temporary absence.

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Texas Roger
Level 15

Question: "How many months did Ashley live with you in 2019?" She lived in a FL Univ. dorm from August till December 2019. Can I say she lived with me for all of 2019?

Yes you can say she lived with you the entire year. Temporary absences while away at college are considered living with you. 

KatrinaB48
Expert Alumni

Question: "How many months did Ashley live with you in 2019?" She lived in a FL Univ. dorm from August till December 2019. Can I say she lived with me for all of 2019?

Yes, you should say that she lived in your home for 12 months. The IRS considers attending school as a temporary absence.

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**Mark the post that answers your question by clicking on "Mark as Best Answer"
johnvddoes
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Question: "How many months did Ashley live with you in 2019?" She lived in a FL Univ. dorm from August till December 2019. Can I say she lived with me for all of 2019?

Thank you

johnvddoes
Level 1

Question: "How many months did Ashley live with you in 2019?" She lived in a FL Univ. dorm from August till December 2019. Can I say she lived with me for all of 2019?

Thank you

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