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Old 11-20-2019, 07:31 AM
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Default Caring for own child - deductible?

Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
I just adopted a special needs child who will indefinitely be home and not go to school. He takes up physical space obviously.

Is there a legal way to write off that spot on your taxes? It is a $900 loss each month forever.

Thanks, D
I appreciate it that you are taking on this responsibility. Unfortunately, you cannot deduct any business expenses associated with an adopted child (or biological child).
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