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You asked how you can stop him. You can only take the steps to report his actions.
If 2 taxpayers use the same dependent on their tax return then the IRS will investigte as to which has the legal right. So by you filing your returns and claiming your dependents the IRS will require proof as to who the children lived with.
Generally, only the custodial parent is eligible to claim the following tax breaks:
thats not what i was looking for but thanks im saying i have all the prove that they do live wit me i just want him to stop claiming them because he thinks he is owed that money back because of child support
I understand. You could report his filing to the IRS.
You would nrrd to send a letter to them. Please include the following information, if available:
The address is:
Internal Revenue Service Fresno, CA 93888
Basically you would need to send them a letter and let them know exactly what he is doing.
i just want him to stop because they live with me full time and he seems to think that money is owed to him because of chuld support
Most people that pay child support think that but that is an obligation to the children not a right to claim them for taxes
ok so im asking do i report him or how do i go about it because im not filing this year
thanks a hole lot