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is the 26 year old living with the filer?
for how long?
Yes, the child has been living with the filer for at least 2 years, maybe longer, and was claimed as a dependent by filer on last year's tax return.
The bankruptcy code only requires the filer to list the household members,
They do not go by the IRS definition of dependant, however they use the Census Bureau defined “household” as follows: A household consists of all the people who occupy a housing unit. A house, an apartment or other group of rooms, or a single room, is regarded as a housing unit when it is occupied or intended for occupancy as separate living quarters; that is, when the occupants do not live and eat with any other persons in the structure and there is direct access from the outside or through a common hall.
The definition continues: A household includes the related family members and all the unrelated people, if any, such as lodgers, foster children, wards, or employees who share the housing unit. A person living alone in a housing unit, or a group of unrelated people sharing a housing unit such as partners or roomers, is also counted as a household. The count of household excludes group quarters. There are two major categories of households, “family” and “nonfamily.”
So the adult child is a household member and thier income would be used for the purposes of the filing,
If the child is declared a dependant, their income technically is still to be considered as they do ask for all household income
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