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My daughter is full time college student. Her school and

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My daughter is full time college student. Her school and expenses are about 42000 a year. We own a business. How much can I pay her to work without it affecting her as a dependant
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Barbara replied 1 year ago.

Welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you.

One of the criteria to claim a dependent is that what you pay your daughter cannot provide more than half of her support.

The following link contains additional information regarding claiming dependents which you will find helpful:

https://turbotax.intuit.com/tax-tools/tax-tips/Family/Rules-for-Claiming-a-Dependent-on-Your-Tax-Return/INF12139.html

Please let me know if you require further information or clarification.

Thank you and best regards,

Barb

Expert:  Barbara replied 1 year ago.

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Best regards,

Barb