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RD, Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
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My son is a college student who works part-time. How much

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My son is a college student who works part-time. How much can he have earned in 2009 before he owes federal tax? He has paid all social security taxes.

Thank you. XXXXX Jaramillo
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  RD replied 6 years ago.
Are you claiming him as your dependent?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.


Expert:  RD replied 6 years ago.

He can earn upto $5700 for 2009 and not owe any tax.



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