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Can i claim my 21 year old daughter on my taxes

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can i claim my 21 year old daughter on my taxes
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Ed Johnson replied 10 years ago.

Dear holly,

You may claim your 21 year old daughter as an exemption on your taxes provided that the followin additonal requirements are met:

1. she is a student enrolled as a full time student in an accredited college (as your qualifiing child; or as your qualifying relative provided the following are also true.

2. She earns less than 3300 dollars a year

3. She lived as a member of your household for more than half the year

4. You provided for more than half of her support.