Parents moved out of state, child's college in a different state, retained drivers license in parents former state & earned $ in totally different state. State residence?

Parents former State - Massachusetts

Parents current State - Nevada

Child earned majority of money in Texas

Child retained Massachusetts drivers license

Which state does the IRS consider the child's residence?

Answer

The IRS would consider the child's residence where he lived.

In other words, where he goes to when he comes home from school, work, vacation, etc.

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