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What is the self-exemption rule?

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What is the self-exemption rule?


A taxpayer can take one exemption for themselves unless they can be claimed as a dependent by another taxpayer. If someone else is claiming the taxpayer and the taxpayer has income to report, they still need to file a tax return. However, the taxpayer will not be able to claim themselves as an exemption. Please contact customer service if you need further assistance or see Form 1040 instructions.

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Views: 523 Created on: Jun 15, 2013
Date updated: Sep 25, 2015

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