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My son while at college filed his taxes as a non-dependent. I filed my taxes claiming him as a dependent and it was rejected. If he amends his return it takes up to 16 weeks before the change takes affect and we do not have that much time until mid April. What is the best thing to do?
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You should mail your return. Attach a statement explaining about his amended return and what he did.

Do not wait to see if the IRS will change their computer that rarely ever happens. You will be rejected because he has claimed his own exemption.

Complete and mail your return with the statement. He still needs to amend as soon as his is processed.

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