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My 21 year old son who is a college student and does not work, can I claim him as a exemption on my paycheck
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Hello cjk,

Yes, you may claim your son as a dependent if he is a FULL time student and under the age of 24. He must also not be claimed on anyone else's return (father who you are divorced from).

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