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Our niece lives in her rv on our property, and she has no income. She receives about 100.00 food stamps, but otherwise completely depends on us for utilities such as water, electricity, WiFi, tv, etc.

Accountant's Assistant: The Accountant will know how to help. Is there anything else the Accountant should be aware of?

Is there any kind of deduction we can take for this situation?

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Tax Professional: Robin D., Senior Tax Advisor 4 replied 3 months ago

Does she work at all?

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Tax Professional: Robin D., Senior Tax Advisor 4 replied 3 months ago

I waited to see if you would respond but since you did not.......................... Yes you can claim her as a dependent as long as you provided more for her support than she provided for herself.

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Just checking to see if you responded at all

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