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My wife and I fostered 3 children for 4 months and ...

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My wife and I fostered 3 children for 4 months and then they got reunited with their grandmother in November. the initial investment of furniture and beddings etc was out of our pocket. The children were removed in November and placed with their maternal grandmother. We received 3 new children in November and are providing care for them. Who can we claim?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 9 years ago.
These are main requirements:
  • The child has been a member of the foster parents' household for more than half a year.
  • The child is a US citizen, US resident alien, US National or a resident of Canada or Mexico.
  • The parents paid at least half of the child's total support for the entire year.
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