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My wife has a divorce agreement from 1998 that gives her x

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My wife has a divorce agreement from 1998 that gives her x the right to claim on of her kids as a dependent . The child has reached 21, so there is no more child support. He lives with us full time, and is a full time student, can we now claim him as a dependant
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Stephen G. replied 7 months ago.

Yes, as long as you are furnishing more than 1/2 of his support, which you should be without a problem if he's living at home.

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