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i get a standard deduction even if i am clained on my mothers taxes

I am a high school student
  • What is your question?  You can file a tax return, but should indicate on it that you can be claimed as a dependent on someone else's (Mom's) return.  Mom gets to claim you as a dependent if you are in high school.
  • I did indicate that I was claimed as a dependent on some else's taxes but when I did my taxes it said at the review that I received the standard deduction.  Is this right?
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Get me back to my return!!!!

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