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SSI is not typically taxable income so it does not figure into the maximum wages allowed to claim a person as a dependent.
Claiming someone as a dependent will not affect that amount of SSI that they receive.
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SSI income is not typically determined by the amount of your bills. It is, instead, a percentage that is based on estimated calculations.
Claiming the person as a dependent should not change his income.