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I should add, I did some research, but still don't see why it is rejecting my claim.

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http://www.irs.gov/publications/p17/ch03.html#en_US_2013_pub...
Table 3-1. Overview of the Rules for Claiming an Exemption for a Dependent
• You cannot claim a married person who files a joint return as a dependent unless that joint return is filed only to claim a refund of withheld income tax or estimated tax paid.

So here it discusses where I can claim a married person filing a joint return.

Tests To Be a Qualifying Child
1. The child must be your son, daughter, stepchild, foster child, brother, sister, half brother, half sister, stepbrother, stepsister, or a descendant of any of them.
2. The child must be (a) under age 19 at the end of the year and younger than you (or your spouse, if filing jointly), (b) under age 24 at the end of the year, a student, and younger than you (or your spouse, if filing jointly), or (c) any age if permanently and totally disabled.
3. The child must have lived with you for more than half of the year.2
4. The child must not have provided more than half of his or her own support for the year.
5. The child is not filing a joint return for the year (unless that return is filed only to get a refund of income tax withheld or estimated tax paid).

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Looking at the above rules, I see nothing about being married as a reason I cannot claim her as a dependent.
My daughter qualifies for all the above.

If the IRS makes rules for an exception on why I can claim her when married and filing jointly, why can't I claim her when she is married and her spouse files separatly?
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