Tax

Have a tax question? Ask a tax Expert

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Tax Questions
My efile return is being rejected by IRS because my
My efile return is being rejected by IRS because my daughter's social security number is ***** on my tax return and my ex husband's return. I have it outlined as I paid daycare expenses. I have not cl… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
5,157 satisfied customers
My ex husband and I share custody. Every other year I came
My ex husband and I share custody. Every other year I came her as a dependent. This year he has claimed Head of Household and child care expenses. This year I claim her as a dependent. Can I also clai… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
5,157 satisfied customers
Can I claim my ex-mother in law on my 2020 tax return? I
Hello, can I claim my ex-mother in law on my 2020 tax return? I divorced her son in 2017, but I took care of her when she was diagnosed with dementia last year. … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
5,157 satisfied customers
I filed my daughter's taxes and she is divorced and has two
I filed my daughter's taxes and she is divorced and has two daughters. Her ex is allowed to claim one of the girls. They have joint custody but primary residence is with her. I clearly marked that dau… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
5,157 satisfied customers
My daughter is 6 years old and lives with me full time but I
My daughter is 6 years old and lives with me full time but I let her father claim her this year. Do I still add her to my return when I file my taxes because I am the custodial parent and I was told I… read more
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168
Principal
7,884 satisfied customers
I have a client that is divorced. Her 2 year old daughter
I have a client that is divorced. Her 2 year old daughter lives with her. In the divorce papers they agree that the husband claims the child as a dependent every other year. I filed the mother's tax r… read more
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168
Principal
7,884 satisfied customers
Taxpayer and girlfriend have a baby, born August 2018. They
Taxpayer and girlfriend have a baby, born August 2018. They all live together all of 2018. He makes 90k and she 15k. Can she file as single with dependent,,qualify for child tax credit - NOT earned in… read more
Dr. Fiona Chen
Dr. Fiona Chen
President
Ph.D.
7,744 satisfied customers
2011 TAX QUESTION Can my friend claim his girlfriend as a
2011 TAX QUESTION Can my friend claim his girlfriend as a dependent on his 2011 1040 tax return? She lived with him for all of 2011, she had no income because she did not work, both she and he cannot … read more
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168
Principal
7,884 satisfied customers
My son has a three year old son that he has court ordered joint
My son has a three year old son that he has court ordered joint custody. His ex filed her taxes claiming the child lived with her the whole year. My son filed single and had to pay in tax. Could he ha… read more
Robin D.
Robin D.
Senior Tax Advisor 4
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,865 satisfied customers
I have never been married but I have a son. His mom and I have
I have never been married but I have a son. His mom and I have equal custody. I have always claimed him. She now wants to claim him. I agreed that she could claim him for tax reasons, but I am still g… read more
Robin D.
Robin D.
Senior Tax Advisor 4
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,865 satisfied customers
I claimed my step-son who I dont live with as my dependent.
I claimed my step-son who I don't live with as my dependent. I am only 19, so my parents also claimed me. When I filed my taxes I used my parents house since me and my husband were living at his mothe… read more
Wendy Reed
Wendy Reed
Master Tax Advisor Enrolled Agent
Master's Degree
3,136 satisfied customers
I currently live with my brother who is 23 years old and I
I currently live with my brother who is 23 years old and I am wondering if I can file under Head of Household. He has been living with me the past few years and neither of his parents are claiming him… read more
Lev
Lev
Tax Advisor
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
47,877 satisfied customers
My ex wife and I have joint custody of my child. There is
My ex wife and I have joint custody of my child. There is no decree on who gets to claim the child on taxes at the end of year. She is living with someone but is not married and did not work last year… read more
Ed Johnson
Ed Johnson
Senior HR Consultant and Business Devlpm
Bachelor's Degree
6,994 satisfied customers
Im single. I made $164,000 is 2008. I live with my girlfriend
I'm single. I made $164,000 is 2008. I live with my girlfriend and her son that is 5. My girlfriend has $0 income and can claim her son as a dependent. My girlfriend and I also just had our own child … read more
Lev
Lev
Tax Advisor
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
47,877 satisfied customers
my son has supported his girlfriend and (her) 3yr old
my son has supported his girlfriend and (her) 3yr old for the past year. Can he claim the child as a dependent and file HOH? Mother only earned about 13K and father is out of the picture… read more
RD
RD
Self Employed
Master's Degree
1,129 satisfied customers
i am devorced and my son lives with me and i support ...
i am devorced and my son lives with me and i support him half of the year. can i file head of household and NOT claim him as a dependent on my return. his mother will claim him on her return.… read more
Ed Johnson
Ed Johnson
Senior HR Consultant and Business Devlpm
Bachelor's Degree
6,994 satisfied customers
I have had my son for three years. while his father ...
I have had my son for three years. while his father was incarserated and his mother keeps claiming my son on her taxes. what can i do to find out if she is still claiming him. because my son does not … read more
Christopher Phelps
Christopher Phelps
Sole Practitioner
Master Degree
1,180 satisfied customers
I have a 3 year old son and my mom claimed him last ...
I have a 3 year old son and my mom claimed him last year and I am not living with her right now and haven't been. I was wondering does she have the right to claim him even though I don't live there an… read more
Christopher Phelps
Christopher Phelps
Sole Practitioner
Master Degree
1,180 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I really was impressed with the prompt response. Your expert was not only a tax expert, but a people expert!!! Her genuine and caring attitude came across in her response...

T.G.WMatteson, IL

I WON!!! I just wanted you to know that your original answer gave me the courage and confidence to go into yesterday's audit ready to fight.

BonnieChesnee, SC

Great service. Answered my complex tax question in detail and provided a lot of additional useful information for my specific situation.

JohnMinneapolis, MN

Excellent information, very quick reply. The experts really take the time to address your questions, it is well worth the fee, for the peace of mind they can provide you with.

OrvilleHesperia, California

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Wallstreet Esq.

Wallstreet Esq.

Tax Attorney

586 satisfied customers

10 years experience

Mark D

Mark D

Enrolled Agent

1,338 satisfied customers

MBA, EA, Specializing in Business and Individual Tax Returns and Issues

Richard

Richard

Tax Attorney

5,764 satisfied customers

29 years of experience as a tax, real estate, and business attorney.

PhillipsEsq.

PhillipsEsq.

Attorney-at-Law

626 satisfied customers

B.A., M.B.A, J.D.

Loren

Loren

Attorney

372 satisfied customers

Over 25 years practicing law

Robin D.

Robin D.

Senior Tax Advisor 4

20,865 satisfied customers

15years with H & R Block. Divisional leader, Instructor

Megan C

Megan C

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

8,666 satisfied customers

Licensed CPA, CFE, CMA, CGMA who teaches accounting courses at Master's Level

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x