Can i claim my illegal immigrant girlfriend as my dependent on my taxes? Or can i claim my daughter that was born in Oct. 2012?

Asked over 1 year ago - Van Nuys, CA

Me and my girldfriend have been living together since Nov. 2011 till now. Taxes are due and i want to know if i can claim her as a dependent on my tax returns im an US citizen. What can i do?
Also she was pregnant and gave birth to my daughter.
can i claime her?she was born in the US.My daughter was born in Oct.2012.

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  1. Evan A Nielsen

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    Answered . You can't claim your girlfriend but you can claim your daughter.

    Good luck.

    Evan A. Nielsen is licensed to practice law in California and handles federal tax matters throughout the U.S. The... more
  2. Brian Joseph Munson

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    Answered . You can claim your daughter. However, your girlfriendwould need to have a SSN.

    This answer does not establish an attorney-client relationship, Moreover, this attorney is Licensed to practiced... more

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