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If you are both in agreement then yes. However, you would want to get it in writing that you both have agreed to do it and then both of you sign off on it. Technically, the one who provides the most support is supposed to get the deduction according to the IRS but if you both agree they never make an issue of it. The only time they get involved is when both parents try to claim the same child(ren).
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