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Kaye Thomas
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Unfortunately, the tax benefits your son might otherwise qualify to receive are available only for those who cannot be claimed as a dependent. You can’t make those benefits available to him by making the voluntary choice not to claim him as a dependent. This is the reason for the checkbox.