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My brain is dead!!! I have a friend whose mother was her dependent (mother lived with her, collected only $400.00 per month SS and was totally dependent upon my friend.) Her mother died on 4/1/07. Can she still claim her mother as a dependent for 2007? If so, should she place only 3 months living her my friend as the period of time of residency?

Thanks, I need to e-mail the answer.

Best wishes,

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