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Is that possible I can claim my mom who is not living in Unite

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Is that possible I can claim my mom who is not living in Unite states (she is not american citizen) as dependent for tax return, since we are fully supporting her.
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Your mom has to be a U.S. citizen or national, or a resident of the U.S., Canada or Mexico

Link to detailed information

http://www.irs.gov/newsroom/article/0,,id=133298,00.html

 

Let me know if you have any question.

 

Please note: This advice is provided with the understanding that all the relevant facts have been provided by you. Any change in facts might affect the advice given and hence may not be relied on in such cases. Nothing contained in this reply was intended or written to be used, can be used by any taxpayer, or may be relied upon or used by any taxpayer for the purposes of avoiding penalties that may be imposed on the taxpayer under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

 

 

 

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