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how much is a dependent deduction on federal taxes.

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how much is a dependent deduction on federal taxes.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Merlo replied 8 years ago.

Hello chad,


For the tax year 2008, each dependent deduction is $3,500.


I am giving you a link below to a section of the IRS website with the current deduction amounts.


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