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In my divorce decree it states that it is my year to claim
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My divorce decree states we each get to claim a child . My
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i have 2 sons and a divorce decree that states i claim 1 one
i have 2 sons and a divorce decree that states i claim 1 one year and she claims the other, now i know the IRS isnt concerned about that, but could i have a lawyer file a motion for contempt. and what… read more
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My divorce decree states that my ex can claim one child on
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My childs mother wont sign tax form. Our parenting agreement
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My ex-wife recently informed me that she plans on claiming
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