Welcome back! Ask questions, get answers, and join our large community of tax professionals.
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Can a single Tax payer claim a dependent like a parent? the client does not qualify as head of household?

Highlighted
Level 2

Help Can a single person claim a dependent like a parent.Taxpayer does not qualify for Head of Household?

Labels (1)
0 Cheers
1 Solution

Accepted Solutions
Highlighted
Level 11

Where does the parent live and who pays the cost of that home?  The parent doesn't have to live with the child.  

View solution in original post

3 Replies 3
Highlighted
Highlighted
Level 15
Level 15

Maybe.

Have you tried using the IRS dependent tool?

https://www.irs.gov/help/ita/whom-may-i-claim-as-a-dependent


♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥Lisa♥¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪
Highlighted
Level 11

Where does the parent live and who pays the cost of that home?  The parent doesn't have to live with the child.  

View solution in original post