Taxpayers can claim an unlimited number of dependents on their tax returns as long as the dependents meet certain qualifications. Dependents must be citizens or residents of the United States, the taxpayer must be the on... More »

Taxpayers may list qualifying children or relatives as dependents, but aren't permitted to claim themselves as dependents, according to the Internal Revenue Service. However, many taxpayers qualify to claim one personal ... More »

Taxpayers who take care of or support other people can claim those individuals as dependents on their tax returns under certain conditions, explains the Internal Revenue Service. The IRS recognizes two types of dependent... More »

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Taxpayers who take care of or support other people can claim those individuals as dependents on their tax returns under certain conditions, explains the Internal Revenue Service. The IRS recognizes two types of dependent... More »

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Common tax return questions involve who to claim as dependents and eligibility for child and dependent care deductions, says ABCNews.com. Determining the value of non-cash charity contributions also commonly raises quest... More »

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Refunds from e-filed tax returns are issued within 21 days after the IRS receives the return, if the refund is paid by direct deposit. Direct deposit refunds from a paper tax return are issued within six to eight weeks f... More »

Items on an individual's tax-preparation checklist include her Social Security or tax identification number, information about dependents, a W-2 or a Form 1099 if she is self-employed, and other income, according to H&R ... More »

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