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can someone claim a dependent living in mexico like a nephew or a grandchild  with an ITIN?

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Not for CTC or ODC.  But it's still possible for certain benefits such as medical expense deduction if that's what you're looking for.

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Level 11

Why would you want to  ??

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...................... because it's common to send money home to support relatives and claiming additional dependents  makes the tax go down

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Level 11

Skylane What credits do you think claiming will lower their tax, by claiming a  nephew or a grandchild as a dependent

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