Who Receives the Child-Tax Credit after a Divorce?
Becoming divorced causes you to have to rethink many tax issues. With the deadline for filing federal income tax returns fast approaching, it might be good to be reminded of how the government treats the dependency exemption in an ended marriage. After all, the more dependents you can claim, the smaller your tax bill will be. Federal income taxes are not a matter of Texas law. The Internal Revenue Code provides that the custodial parent is allowed to claim the minor children