With many adult dependents, the taxpayer is claiming a disabled person on their taxes You can also claim an adult dependent who died during the tax year as.
You can claim certain adults as dependents, too, subject to a lot of rules. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) takes away the personal exemptions you could once claim for yourself and each of your dependents of any age—$4,050 per person off your taxable income in 2017.
If you are over 18, you could qualify for benefits as a "disabled adult child. on a parent's earnings record are called auxiliary benefits, or dependents benefits.).
Caring for a disabled adult might qualify for an extra tax benefit by claiming that person as a dependent on your return. To be considered permanently and totally .