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How Much Can I Deduct for Each Exemption I Claim?

There are two types of exemptions, personal exemptions and exemptions for dependents. You usually can claim exemptions for yourself, your spouse and each person you can claim as a dependent. 

Information You Will Need:

  • Marital status, relationship to the dependent and the amount of support provided
  • Basic income information such as your adjusted gross income

Estimated Completion Time: 4 minutes. However: 5 minutes of inactivity will end the interview and you will be forced to start over.

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Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 14-Feb-2014