The filing of taxes for this year April 2015
The baby has to be born before you can claim it.
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I agree, if the child is not born, then the child cannot be claimed for 2014 tax filings. If child is born on or before December 31. 2014, then the child can be claimed on 2014 returns.
I agree with the other answers you have received. The law does not recognize children en utero. The child has to be born within the year to be claimed for the tax year.
You can claim the child as a dependent only after it's born; so if it isn't born in 2014, then it cannot be claimed for 2014.
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You can claim the child only for the year in which he or she is born. So, if your child is born December 31, 2014, you can claim the child on your 2014 return when you file in April 2015. However, if your child is born anytime in 2015, then you will have to wait to claim him or her on your 2015 return when you file in April 2016.
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I love this question! I am sorry, but the answer is "no". Congratulations on the new addition to your family!
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